- Associated Press - Monday, March 23, 2015

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Authorities say a state road employee has been struck and killed while working in the median of U.S. Highway 70 near Goldsboro.

Troopers told media outlets that a vehicle ran into the worker around 11 a.m. in a marked work zone in Wayne County, several miles west of Goldsboro.

The state Department of Transportation identified its employee as 36-year-old William Bailey. The DOT says Bailey was an engineering technician who worked for the agency for five years.

Troopers say the driver of the vehicle that hit and killed Bailey was impaired. She was in custody, but had not been charged.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide