(GDN) — Just after 2 AM on Saturday, the Kinston Police Department responded to Dr. MLK Jr. Boulevard near Thompson Street in reference to a pedestrian struck by a motor vehicle. The officers located a deceased female in the street. The vehicle that struck the victim had fled the scene and is unknown at this time. This case is currently under investigation.
If anyone has information regarding this incident, please call the Kinston Police Department’s Tips Line at 252-939-4020 or Lenoir County Crime Stoppers at 252-523-4444