WASHINGTON, NC (WNCT)- The North Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal car versus pedestrian accident in Beaufort County.
Troopers say 33-year-old Kenneth Scipio was hit and killed by a white mini-van. This all happened in front of Scipio’s house off US 17 north.
It happened just before 4 pm Saturday afternoon on Highway 17 North, about a mile north of the intersection with VOA Road.
Right now, there are no charges against the driver.
Troopers couldn’t say what the man was doing in the road.