BENSON – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle on Interstate 95 in Johnston County.
The collision was reported around 5:00pm Monday in the southbound lanes just south of the NC Highway 50 overpass in Benson.
The victim died at the scene. One southbound lane was closed for more than an hour, causing a traffic backup for several miles.
The State Highway Patrol is investigating. No further information has been released.