One passenger is dead and another is critically injured following a single-car crash on Sept. 21, according to local law enforcement. North Carolina police are still investigating how the car accident, which claimed the life of one local man and injured his friend, a football player for a local team. No charges have yet been filed in connection with this case, but the driver of the vehicle has been placed on notice by police.
A trucking company is under investigation following the death of a driver on U.S. Highway 21, according to local sources. North Carolina police are investigating the state of a truck carrying a load of rocks, one of which was dislodged, causing a car accident that killed a man north of Marion. Criminal charges are pending at the time of this writing.
A serious accident has left a high school student in a medically-induced coma, according to local sources. The North Carolina teen is in critical condition after a late-evening car accident on Aug. 23. No charges have yet been filed in connection with this case, and police are still investigating the particulars of the crash.
A Davidson County, North Carolina man died in a fatal car accident on N.C. 109. The car accident caused considerable damage and was difficult to clean up, leaving roads blocked for almost five hours. The crash resulted in one fatality and three injuries.
When a young woman enters a bus stop area to get on an approaching school bus, other drivers in the area should probably be operating with a degree of heightened carefulness. But in this case a 14-year-old North Carolina girl stepped onto the road at a school bus stop to await an approaching school bus. Instead, she was struck and killed in a car accident.
The cause of a tragic North Carolina car accident has been linked to high speed and drinking while driving. The crash occurred in the early morning hours when the driver lost control of his vehicle while trying to negotiate a curve. The truck veered off of the road and flipped, ejecting one of the passengers. The driver deemed responsible for the car accident is now facing criminal charges including DWI, underage drinking and reckless driving.
A North Carolina driver involved in a crash that took the life of one of his friends has pleaded guilty to DWI and causing a death by a motor vehicle. The two had attended a party prior to the tragic car accident. Witnesses from the party noted he appeared to be intoxicated. Although they tried to stop him, the man drove away. The victim was asleep in the passenger seat.
A former North Carolina high school athlete is facing criminal charges after a crash that killed two of his former teammates. The car accident occurred while the driver was reportedly under the influence of alcohol. The teammates were passengers inside of the vehicle when it apparently slipped off of the road and struck a tree. The driver and two other occupants of the vehicle were seriously injured but have since recovered.
Speeding is believed to be a contributing factor in a recent car accident that caused the death of a child. The 9-year-old died after the vehicle in which he was a passenger was struck by another vehicle in North Carolina. That driver is now facing criminal charges in the car accident case and has been jailed.
A teenager may face criminal charges for his role in a car accident that caused the death of a nurse. An officer with the North Carolina Highway Patrol has stated charges against the teenager are still pending, but they have not divulged what the charges may be. The teenager was also injured in the car accident, but it is unknown if he is still receiving medical treatment.