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Halifax County man dies after being hit by vehicle

A Halifax County man died after being struck by a vehicle along N.C. Highway 97 in Edgecombe County Saturday night, state troopers said.

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LEGGETT, NC — A Halifax County man died after being struck by a vehicle along N.C. Highway 97 in Edgecombe County Saturday night, state troopers said.

Vance Darelle White, 25, died after being transported to Heritage Hospital in Tarboro.

Troopers said that White was standing outside a car parked along N.C. Highway 97, near Leggett, when a vehicle struck him around 8 p.m. Troopers said that the driver couldn't see White.

No charges have been filed in the wreck.

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