Highway Patrol: Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash

CRAVEN COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – A pedestrian was hit and killed by several vehicles Tuesday night here in the East.

The State Highway Patrol says that a woman in her 30′s was struck around 8:00 p.m. last night where NC 55 and US 17 split.

Officials say they are ruling it a hit-and-run.

WITN is told that several law enforcement agencies responded to the scene but that the investigation will be carried out by the Highway Patrol.

Anyone with information on the crash should call the Highway Patrol at 252-792-4101