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A tragic crash left two people dead and another injured in Greensboro, NC, after a car crossed the median, causing a collision.
Greensboro authorities say the accident happened around 4:22 PM on Tuesday, June 22. 19-year-old Priya Hairston, of Summerfield, was driving a gray Nissan Altima eastbound on the interstate near McConnell Road. That’s when her car left the eastbound lanes, crossed over the center median, and moved onto the westbound lanes. The Nissan struck two vehicles there, a Kia … Read more
One person is dead and two others injured after a Jeep crossed the center line, causing a head-on crash in Marlboro County, SC.
Authorities say the accident happened around 3:50 p.m. on Highway 79 near Adamsville Road North. A northbound Jeep Wrangler crossed the center line and struck a southbound Hyundai Accent. Sadly, one passenger in the Hyundai was pronounced dead. The driver and another passenger were taken to a local hospital with injuries.
Police later arrested the Jeep’s driver, … Read more
A head-on collision between a Williamsburg County transit bus and an SUV left three people dead and multiple people injured on Saturday, June 19.
Authorities say the wreck happened around 7:19 in the morning on South Carolina Highway 51, also known as Browns Ferry Road. The transit bus, which was carrying workers to Myrtle Beach to do housekeeping services, was moving south when it collided with a northbound GMC Yukon SUV.
Sadly, two people riding in the SUV and one … Read more
A North Carolina man is facing DWI charges after a golf cart accident left one woman dead in Holly Springs, NC, on Friday night, June 11.
Authorities say the accident happened in the 12 Oaks community in Holly Springs. Jeremy Rollins Martin, 43, who lives in Holly Springs, was driving a golf cart with a female passenger. The cart crashed in a single-vehicle accident, and emergency crews were called to the scene. They found the passenger critically injured and rushed … Read more
A tragic accident in Greenwood County, SC left one man dead and two other people injured on Thursday, June 10.
Authorities say the crash happened around 6:17 AM, along U.S. Highway 178 near Scotts Ferry Road. Charles “Chuck” Kennedy, 59, of McCormick was driving a SCDOT van with two passengers on US 178. They were reportedly headed to a worksite. An oncoming vehicle crossed the center line and struck the van head-on, injuring everyone involved.
Sadly, Kennedy was later pronounced … Read more
A tragic DWI accident left a motorcyclist dead near Middlesex, NC on Friday, June 4.
Authorities say the crash happened on N.C. Highway 39 at Richardson Road on Friday night. Dillon Keesling of Zebulon was riding his motorcycle on Highway 39 when a vehicle rear-ended his bike. Sadly, Keesling was ejected from the motorcycle and later pronounced dead at the scene.
Police arrested the rear vehicle’s driver, Jacob Miner of Middlesex, on a charge of driving while impaired while his … Read more
A tragic crash near Greenville, NC, left four teenagers dead after a speeding box truck crossed the median and hit their vehicle.
Authorities say the accident happened Thursday, June 3, on Route 264 west of Greenville. A northbound box truck driven by Alberto Pedrazza crossed the median and struck the southbound car with five teenagers inside. Sadly, three of the teens died at the scene, and a fourth later died at a nearby hospital. The fifth teenager and the box … Read more
A tragic accident on Sunday, May 23, left a 14-year-old dead and another person injured in Halifax County, NC.
Authorities say the accident happened around 12:30 AM on N.C. Highway 903 outside Scotland Neck. A vehicle driven by Edward Lee Moody, 51, rear-ended a car, causing it to run off the highway and strike a tree. Both the driver and the 14-year-old passenger were ejected from the car, and were taken to a local hospital with serious injuries. Sadly, the … Read more
A Greenville, SC head-on collision left one person dead and two injured early Thursday morning, May 13.
Authorities say the crash happened around 3:47 AM on Highway 11 near Danna View Court. A truck was moving south on Highway 11 when it crossed over the center line and hit an SUV head-on. As a result, the SUV crashed through a guardrail and down an embankment.
Sadly, the SUV’s driver, 58-year-old Dana Todd, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The truck’s … Read more
A Greensboro, NC crash on Friday, May 7, resulted in the death of a motorcycle driver and the arrest of another driver.
Authorities say the accident happened around 8:49 PM at East Wendover Avenue and Gatewood Avenue. A Nissan Frontier struck a motorcycle after failing to yield the right of way. Sadly, the motorcycle’s driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Nissan’s driver, Clarence Meachem, 79, of Gibsonville, was charged with failing to yield right of way to a … Read more