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ECU sophomore hit by car, dies

Posted October 19, 2015

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— East Carolina University police said a sophomore was hit and killed early Sunday while crossing the street on campus.

Samuel Matthew Mayo, 19, of Lucama, was struck in the intersection of 10th Street and Copper Beech Way at about 1 a.m. He was taken to Vidant Medical Center where he died.

Greenville Police were investigating the crash, but they have not yet identified the driver who hit Mayo.


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  • John McCray Oct 19, 2015
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    Also, keeping his family and friends in my thoughts and prayers.

  • John McCray Oct 19, 2015
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    That intersection is not on campus.

  • Jim Halbert Oct 19, 2015
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    appropriate picture.

  • Katie Falls Oct 19, 2015
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    Where he "did"? Please...