Articles Posted in Car Accident

Winston-Salem, NC (October 19, 2020) – An officer with the Winston-Salem Police Department was involved in a crash that took place on Monday morning. The accident happened at the intersection of Cleveland Avenue and 12th Street.

According to a report from the scene, the crash involved the police car and at least one other vehicle. The accident took place at the intersection and the officer was on-duty at the time. Both the officer and the driver of the other vehicle sustained injuries as a result of the crash. There is no information on the condition of the victims at this time. Officials have not offered any details on how the collision took place. There were no other injuries reported as a result of the collision.

An investigation regarding the accident is underway at this time. There is no additional information available.

Wilmington, NC (October 19, 2020) –  The Wilmington Police Department responded to a crash in the city on Sunday, October 18th. Police received a call regarding the collision just before 11:00 a.m.

Following the dispatch call, police arrived at the intersection of 3rd Street and Greenfield Street near U.S. 421 and Carolina Beach. When officers arrived at the scene, they began diverting traffic away from the crash while they investigated and worked to clear away the accident. According to initial reports, at least one person sustained injuries in the accident. The victim was transported to a local hospital but was conscious and cooperating with the investigation. There is no word on the victim’s condition or identity at this time and also no word on the number of people who were hurt in the crash.

Police are still investigating the crash. There are no further details available at this time.

High Point, NC (October 18, 2020) – The High Point Police Department was called to the scene of a vehicle crash with injuries early Saturday morning. The crash happened around 2:35 a.m. in the 1600 block of Deep River Road.

According to officers, a 2017 Infiniti G50 with two occupants was traveling southbound on Deep River. The car was traveling at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control of the vehicle, causing it to leave the roadway while traveling around a curve. As the vehicle veered off of the roadway, it collided with two culverts before coming back on the road and striking a telephone pole. The car then flipped before coming to rest.

Rescue crews rushed to the scene to treat the injured victims. Both the driver of the vehicle and a passenger were taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Neither victim has been identified at this time.

Wilmington, NC (October 18, 2020) – The Wilmington Police Department investigated a crash that left one person injured on Friday, October 16th. The crash took place around 10:30 p.m. on New Center Drive near the intersection with North Kerr Avenue.

There is no word at this time on the events leading up to the crash or how the crash occurred, but police say that there were three vehicles involved. Rescue crews also responded to the scene following the accident. According to reports, one person was taken to a local hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. There is no further update on the victim’s condition at this time and no additional injuries were reported due to the accident. The crash caused the road to be closed between New Center and Martin Luther King, Jr. Parkway. Motorists were advised to avoid the area if possible.

Police are investigating the accident at this time. There is no further information available.

Forsyth County, NC (October 16, 2020) – A head-on crash in Forsyth County claimed the life of one person and left several others injured on Friday afternoon. The accident took place around 3:30 p.m. on North Carolina Highway 65.

According to a report from officials, a passenger vehicle was traveling northbound on N.C. 65 when, for unknown reasons, the car veered off the side of the roadway before re-entering. Upon re-entering the roadway, the driver overcorrected the vehicle, causing it to travel left of center. While in the opposite lanes, the car struck a van head-on. The driver of the vehicle was killed in the accident. Six people inside the van were treated for non-life-threatening injuries. The identity of the deceased victim is not available at this time. Officers have not provided any information on the cause of the crash.

An investigation is underway.

Davidson County, NC (October 15, 2020) – Two people were injured in a car accident that took place on North Carolina Highway 109 near Wallburg on Tuesday, October 13th. The crash took place in the6100 block of the roadway.

At this time, there are limited details on the cause of the accident or the number of vehicles involved. Along with police, fire and rescue crews also responded to the accident scene. The two injured victims were seriously hurt. A medical helicopter arrived at the scene and airlifted both victims to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center for treatment. There is no word on their conditions at this time. Police have not said whether any charges are expected to be filed as a result of the accident.

There is no additional information available at this time. An investigation into the accident is underway.

Columbus County, NC (October 15, 2020) – Two people were killed in a car accident that took place in Columbus County on Thursday, October 15th. The crash happened on North Carolina Highway 130.

There are few details available surrounding the cause of the accident or the events that led up to it. According to reports, however, the crash took place around 8:15 a.m. and involved a single vehicle, a GMC van. The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office, along with fire crews, and the Waccamaw EMS responded to the accident scene. Both deceased victims died at the scene while a third person was transported to an area hospital for treatment. Both directions of the highway were closed following the accident and motorists were advised to find alternate routes.

An investigation into the crash is ongoing at his time. There is no further information available.

Greensboro, NC (October 14, 2020) – Three people were taken to a local hospital after a vehicle crashed into a building in Greensboro this morning. The crash took place at 2110 W. Gate City Boulevard.

According to the Greensboro Police Department, 24-year-old Kala Parrish of Graham was driving a 2013 Toyota Avalon westbound on Gate City. Parrish’s car ran off the road to the right and collided with a building. Parrish and her two passengers, 28-year-old Shaneka Holly, and 22-year-old Dazia Richmond were all taken to a local hospital for treatment. Two of the victims suffered serious injuries and the third sustained life-threatening injuries.

Following an investigation, officers charged Parrish with driving while impaired. Speeding was also believed to be a factor in the crash. Anyone with any information on the collision is asked to contact the Greensboro Crime Stoppers at 336-373-1000. There is no further information available at this time.

Alamance County, NC (October 14, 2020) – A 37-year-old man from Mebane was killed after his car crashed into a box on Interstate 40/85 in Alamance County on Tuesday morning. The crash happened near the exit for Highway 54.

The North Carolina State Highway Patrol responded to the accident scene. Troopers say that 37-year-old Marco Antonio Aponte Shetter was driving a vehicle when, for unknown reasons, he left the roadway and collided with a disabled box truck that was sitting stationary in the median of the highway. The box truck driver was identified as 60-year-old Imtiaz Rasul of High Point.

Shetter suffered critical injuries and was later pronounced dead. Rasul also sustained injuries and was transported to Alamance Regional Hospital in unknown condition. Several lanes of the roadway were closed while troopers investigated and cleared the crash scene.

Charlotte, NC (October 13, 2020) – The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department responded to the scene of a hit-and-run crash with injuries on Tuesday, October 13th. The crash happened just before 10:00 a.m. on West Sugar Creek Road near the intersection with Reagan Drive.

At this time, there are few details regarding the events leading up to the accident. Rescue crews also responded to the crash scene, along with officers. Reports from the scene indicate that at least one person suffered injuries as a result of the accident. The driver who caused the crash fled the scene before authorities could arrive. Police have not released any details regarding the suspect’s vehicle at this time or provided any information on whether an arrest has been made. The current condition of the victim is not known at this time.

An investigation for the crash remains ongoing at this time. There is no additional information available.

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