Three injured in car crash
The Daily Reflector
Friday, September 7, 2018
Three people were left with evident injuries after a two-car crash according to a State Highway Patrol report.
The crash took place on Aug. 30 on U.S. 13 near Frog Level Road and Davenport Farm Road, according to a weekly review of crashes investigated by the Highway Patrol.
Ariel Nicole Lee of Pikeville and John Walter Edwards of Farmville both were driving east on U.S. 13 when Lee’s 2015 Dodge ran in the back of the 2005 Honda driven by Edwards.
According to the report, Lee failed to reduce speed. Both vehicles came to rest near the area of impact.
Lee was traveling at 35 mph at the time of the crash, and Edwards’s Honda was stopped according to the Highway Patrol. The speed limit for that section of road is 55 mph.
Lee and Edwards along with a juvenile passenger in Edwards’s vehicle were injured but no one required transport, the report stated.
Lee’s Dodge sustained 8,000 in damages. Edwards’s Honda also sustained $8,000 in damages.
Lee was charged with careless and reckless driving and driving while license revoked.
The wreck is among other 14 crashes that the State Highway Patrol investigated recently in Pitt County, according to reports available between Aug. 27 and Monday. Wrecks involving deer and other animals are not included.
|Date||Time||Location||Cause||Number of Injuries||Number of Vehicles|
|August 27||7:44 a.m.||US 264||Failure to reduce speed||None||Two|
|August 27||8:00 a.m.||Mills Road||Failure to reduce speed||None||Two|
|August 27||2:07 p.m.||Old Creek Road||Improper backup||None||Two|
|August 27||5:19 p.m.||US 264||Failure to reduce speed||None||Two|
|August 27||10:12 p.m.||Mclawhorn Road||Disregarded road markings||None||One|
|August 27||11:17 p.m.||N.C. 43||Crossed centerline||None||One|
|August 28||12:36 a.m.||Staton Road||Inattention||One||One|
|August 29||6:47 p.m.||US 258||Failed to yield right of way||Two||Two|
|August 30||9:37 a.m.||N.C. 33||Failed to yield right of way||None||Two|
|August 30||12:49 p.m.||N.C. 43||Failure to reduce speed||None||Two|
|August 31||7:25 a.m.||US 13||Failed to yield right of way||One||Two|
|August 31||5:29 p.m.||N.C. 43||Failure to reduce speed||None||Three|
|September 1||9:49 p.m.||US 264||Exceed safe speed||None||One|
|September 2||5:12 a.m.||County Home Road||Exceed safe speed||None||One|