Around 8 AM Tuesday, officers from the Kinston Police Department responded to the 100 block of E. King Street for a motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian. Upon arrival, officers learned a 62-year-old female pedestrian was attempting cross E. King Street when she was struck by a vehicle traveling eastbound.
The pedestrian was transported to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, where she later died from injuries she sustained in the motor vehicle collision. The driver of the vehicle was not injured in the collision and has not been charged. The Kinston Police Department is currently investigating the incident.