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Man found disoriented lying on I-95 in Halifax County

Posted October 23, 2013

Authorities are seeking the identity of this man who was found lying on the side of Interstate 95 in Halifax County on Oct. 22.
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— Halifax County authorities are trying to find out the identity of a man found disoriented on Interstate 95 Tuesday night so he can be reunited with his family.

Deputies found him lying along the highway at the 159 southbound mile post and took him to a local healthcare facility.

The man is white, between the ages of 50 and 60 and is 6 feet tall and 170 pounds.

Anyone who recognizes him should call the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office at 252-583-8201 or 252-583-1991.


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  • Obamacare is here Oct 24, 2013

    This man could be from Maine for all we know.

    Hey dude, the Appalachian trail is

  • scubagirl2 Oct 24, 2013

    hard livin' makes one age quicker.

    Glad he was found before he became the victim of a hit/run or even a hit/stay. Hopefully someone WILL recognize him, but if not at least he's safe for now.

  • Obamacare is here Oct 24, 2013

    Some days I don't even know who I am. I feel his pain.

  • pinehorse Oct 24, 2013

    Halifax/I-95 is the "hobo highway." They walk south along the highway in winter and north in the summer. He's just one of hundreds. Won't be anything to find.

  • lucky2bme Oct 24, 2013


    The article said he was disoriented......that means he doesn't know who he is!

  • Obamacare is here Oct 24, 2013

    Nope, can't say that I recognize him.

  • st5937 Oct 24, 2013


  • anotherbabyboomer Oct 24, 2013

    He looks older than that.