Four injured in head-on collision
The Daily Reflector
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Four people were injured on April 11 in a head-on collision on Stantonsburg Road near North Ridge Drive, according to a weekly review of wrecks investigated in Pitt County by the State Highway Patrol.
The wreck occurred about 8:40 a.m. Laura Nicole Adams of Farmville was driving a 2011 Chevrolet passenger car and traveling west on Stantonsburg Road. Howard Michael Fulford of Farmville was driving a 1999 GMC pickup and traveling east on Stantonsburg Road.
According to the wreck report, Adams crossed the center line and struck Fulford’s vehicle, which then struck a ditch.
Adams was transported to Vidant Medical Center by EastCare. Fulford and passengers Steven Louis Perry and Travanti Jovon McCloud, both of Farmville, were transported to the hospital by Pitt County EMS.
Adams’s vehicle sustained an estimated $5,000 in damages. Fulford’s vehicle had an estimated $2,500 in damages. Adams was charged with driving left of center.
The wreck was among 22 the State Highway Patrol investigated recently in Pitt County, according to reports available between April 10 and Sunday. Wrecks involving deer and other animals are not included. An asterisk indicates a fatality.
|April 3||1:17 p.m.||Fire Tower Road||Failure to reduce speed||Two||None|
|April 8||4:21 p.m.||Ivy Road||Failure to yield right of way||Two||None|
|April 9||3:05 p.m.||Mumford Road||Failure to reduce speed||Two||None|
|April 9||7:32 p.m.||N.C. 33||Failure to yield right of way||Two||None|
|April 9||8:51 p.m.||N.C. 121||Defective Equipment||One||None|
|April 10||12:32 p.m.||N.C. 43||Failure to reduce speed||Two||Three|
|April 10||9:41 p.m.||N.C 11||Failure to reduce speed||Two||Two*|
|April 11||7:14 a.m.||Stantonsburg Road||Improper turn||Two||None|
|April 12||5:43 a.m.||Windham Road||Disregarded road markings||One||None|
|April 12||5:48 p.m.||N.C. 33||Failure to reduce speed||Three||None|
|April 12||5:53 p.m.||N.C. 43||Exceed safe speed||Two||None|
|April 13||7:41 a.m.||Fire Tower Road||Failure to yield right of way||Two||None|
|April 13||12:44 p.m.||N.C. 33||Disregarded road markings||One||One|
|April 13||1:01 p.m.||U.S. 258||Disregarded stop sign||One||One|
|April 13||3:15 p.m.||U.S. 13||Failure to reduce speed||Two||None|
|April 13||4:36 p.m.||U.S. 264||Failure to reduce speed||Two||None|
|April 13||4:42 p.m.||N.C. 43||Careless and Reckless||One||None|
|April 14||8:32 a.m.||County Home Road||Failure to reduce speed||Two||None|
|April 14||10:27 a.m.||Whichard Road||Defective equipment||Two||None|
|April 14||10:52 a.m.||U.S. 254||Defective equipment||Two||None|
|April 14||11:49 a.m.||West Mini Storage private property, West Star Street||Defective equipment||Two||None|
|April 15||7:17 p.m.||Mobleys Bridge Road||Driving while impaired||One||One|