Pedestrian Killed During Hit And Run Accident

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on Highway 301 around 5:14am today (Monday).

Wilson Police said the victim was located in the roadway by a passing motorist who stopped called 911.  The motorist began CPR on the victim until Wilson EMS arrived and determined the man was dead.

The victim, a Hispanic male, has not been identified. The vehicle that struck the man had left before police arrived.

Anyone with information about the fatal hit and run accident is asked to contact Wilson Police at 252-399-2323 or Wilson Crime Stoppers at 252-243-2255.