Car Collides With Barn

Photo by John Payne

PINE LEVEL – A Dodge Challenger traveling westbound on US Highway 70 between Princeton and Pine Level nearly leveled a pole barn and destroyed its contents, Sunday afternoon.  The driver suffered minor injuries and was transported to an area hospital.
 
The car also struck a new equipment trailer, sending it across the field and into the side of a parked mobile home.

Photo by Jphn Payne

The pole barn was being rented to store contents for yard sale items. The renter had no renter’s insurance on the contents.

The Dodge had a temporarily license tag and the driver reportedly had a suspended license at the time of the accident.

Photo by John Payne

The Pine Level Fire Department and Johnston County EMS responded.

The State Highway Patrol investigated the crash. Charges are pending.

Photo by John Payne