- Associated Press - Friday, December 22, 2017

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) - State troopers say a construction worker crossing a street in North Carolina was killed when he was struck by a car.

The N.C. Highway Patrol told local media outlets the unidentified worker was going from one part of the construction site to the other Thursday night when he was struck on U.S. 13 just outside of Greenville. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

According the patrol, the driver was working with troopers.

The man’s identity is being withheld pending notification of relatives, and an investigation is underway.

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