SHP wrecks: Woman injured after running off the road
The Daily Reflector
Friday, January 12, 2018
A woman was injured after she ran off the road, hit a driveway culvert and overturned, according to a weekly review of crashes investigated in Pitt County by the State Highway Patrol.
Evelyn Wells Baker, of Farmville, was travelling west on Stantonsburg Road near Farmville at 4:38 p.m. on Jan. 2 when she ran off the road to the right, struck the private driveway, overturned and her vehicle came to a rest on the roadway.
She was estimated to have been travelling at 50 mph at the time of impact, the report showed. The speed limit is 50 mph for that section of the road.
Baker suffered apparent injuries in the crash and was transported by Farmville EMS to Vidant Medical Center.
Her vehicle, a 2002 Mazda, incurred an estimated $10,000 in damages, according to the report showed.
Highway patrolled issued a lane control citation to Baker.
The wreck is among 23 the State Highway Patrol investigated recently in Pitt County, according to reports available between Jan. 1 and Monday. Wrecks involving deer and other animals are not included.
|Jan. 1||7:59 a.m.||Grover Hardee Road||DWI/careless and reckless||One||One|
|Jan. 2||1:03 p.m.||Private vehicular access||Improper backing||Two||None|
|Jan. 3||7:44 a.m.||Allen Road||Failed to yield right of way||Two||Three|
|Jan. 3||8:01 a.m.||Homestead Road||Unable to determine||Two||None|
|Jan. 3||9:52 a.m.||Worthington Road||Failed to yield right of way||Two||None|
|Jan. 3||12:35 p.m.||U.S. 13||Failed to yield right of way||Two||One|
|Jan. 3||5:29 p.m.||Black Jack-Grimesland Road||Exceed safe speed||One||None|
|Jan. 3||6:07 p.m.||N.C. 118||Exceed safe speed||One||None|
|Jan. 3||6:50 p.m.||Old Pactolus Road||Exceed safe speed||One||None|
|Jan. 3||7:18 p.m.||Mobleys Bridge Road||Exceed safe speed||Two||None|
|Jan. 3||8:11 p.m.||U.S. 264||Exceed safe speed||Two||None|
|Jan. 3||9:48 p.m.||Jolly Road||Exceed safe speed||One||None|
|Jan. 3||9: 50 p.m.||McLawhorn Farm Road||Exceed safe speed||One||None|
|Jan. 4||1:03 p.m.||Old River Road||Exceed safe speed||One||None|
|Jan. 4||6:40 p.m.||Mills Road||Failure to reduce speed||Two||None|
|Jan. 5||12:56 p.m.||U.S. 264||Other||One||None|
|Jan. 5||6:26 p.m.||Stantonsburg Road||Exceed safe speed||One||None|
|Jan. 6||1:30 a.m.||Penny Hill Road||DWI/careless and reckless||One||One|
|Jan. 6||7:34 a.m.||Grimesland Bridge Road||Exceed safe speed||One||None|
|Jan. 6||1:07 p.m.||Huntingridge Road||Improper backing||Two||None|
|Jan. 6||2:18 p.m.||U.S. 264||Failed to yield right of way||Two||None|
|Jan. 8||6:56 p.m.||Old River Road||Exceed safe speed||One||None|