ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – A young woman was injured after being hit by a car in the area of Hughes Boulevard and Sawyer Street Friday afternoon.
The Elizabeth City Police Department was notified of a crash between a vehicle and a pedestrian around 2:30 p.m.
Officials say 78-year-old James Blount of Elizabeth City hit the pedestrian, 20-year-old Samantha Winslow, also of Elizabeth City.
Winslow was taken to Sentara Albemarle Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The Elizabeth City Police Department is still conducting a thorough investigation, and there is no further information at this time.