A New Bern man was killed in an overnight accident.
State troopers say Tracy Popperwill died in the 1:10 a.m. accident on Neuse Road in Pamlico County.
Trooper S.M. Casner says the 48-year-old man's car went off the road to the left, hit a ditch and then overturned. Popperwill was thrown from the vehicle and died.
No other vehicles were involved in the crash and troopers are still investigating why the man's vehicle left the road.