Man in critical condition after being hit by a car in Jacksonville


JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Jacksonville Police responded to a pedestrian accident along Lejeune Blvd early Friday morning in front of the Driftwood Lounge.

Sean Layman, 23, was struck by a 2005 Toyota that was traveling on NC 24 westbound in the right lane. Chase Stewart, 23, was driving the vehicle.

Layman was transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center in critical, but stable condition. Stewart wasn’t injured in the crash. Neither speed, nor alcohol, was a factor in this accident.

No charges are filed at this time.

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