Teenager on Vacation Dies in Accident

JUNE 13, 2005 -- A teenager on vacation is dead after crashing his car in Pender County.

Authorities say Russell Vincent Moran, 18, was speeding on Raccoon Road in the Willard area around 4:00 Monday morning. He crossed the center line and lost control of his vehicle.

Officials say the car rolled several times before landing in a ditch on the side of the road. They say he was not wearing his seat belt. Moran was thrown from the vehicle and killed instantly.