Man walking in traffic killed by vehicle

Posted at 8:35 PM, Feb 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-08 20:35:52-05

Elizabeth City, NC – A man who was reportedly walking in traffic was hit by a vehicle and killed in Elizabeth City on Sunday.

This occurred over the weekend on Halstead Boulevard.

Police say a witness told them that 58-year-old Louis Lawrence White of 1400 Woodstock Avenue was walking in the center of the inside northbound lane.

The witness pulled into the parking lot of USA Nails to try to get the man out of traffic.

Before the witness could get out to talk to the man, he had been hit by a Chevrolet. Lauren Rene Edwards was driving.

No other details have been released.