Virginia woman struck, killed by SUV on Outer Banks

KILL DEVIL HILLS, N.C. (WITN) – Police say a Virginia woman was killed after she ran out into the path of an SUV early this morning on the Outer Banks.

Kill Devil Hills police say the crash happened around 1:00 a.m. on U.S. 158 near Ocean Acres Drive.

Ashley Williams, of Williamsburg, ran into the highway and was hit by the SUV, according to police. The 20-year-old died at the scene.

Police say they have ruled out speed or alcohol as a factor for the vehicle’s driver.