Friday, February 21, 2020





1 Killed, 1 Seriously Injured In Motorcycle Accident

One person was killed and another seriously injured after being ejected from a motorcycle that collided with a van Thursday night. The accident happened...

Long Branch Road Bridge Over I-95 To Close Sunday

The Long Branch Road bridge, at Exit 71, over Interstate 95 in Dunn will close around 9 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9th marking the first...

Driver Ejected, 2 Passengers Hurt When Car Crashes Into Yard Where Children Were Playing

Two adults and a child were injured when a car left the roadway Sunday afternoon and flipped end-over-end into the front yard of a...

Two Vehicle Crash Injures 9 People

Nine people were injured after two vehicles collided Saturday afternoon on Buffalo Road at River Dell Run about two miles north of Wilson's Mills....

Driver Injured In Highway 96 Crash

An 18 year-old driver was injured when the car she was operating ran off the roadway.  The accident happened Wednesday at 1:57PM on Highway 96...

8 Cars Involved In Two Highway 70 Crashes

A multi-car accident brought traffic on Highway 70 to a halt for a short time Monday afternoon.  Authorities said the crash on Highway 70 near...

Town Manager: Damaged Street Will Be Repaired As Soon As Possible

Smithfield Town Manager Mike Scott says repairs to a storm-damaged section of South Vermont Street will be made as soon as possible.  Nearly six inches...

Wilson County Roads To Benefit By Resurfacing Contract

Wilson County drivers soon will enjoy a better ride on sections of US 301 and NC 581 and over 18 secondary routes that will...

Car Found In Rural Farm Pond

Early Sunday morning a car was reported to have crashed into a northern Johnston County farm pond and was completely submerged. The Antioch Fire Department...

Icy Roads Cause Problems

Slick roadways caused numerous problems early-Friday morning for motorists in Johnston County. The primary trouble spots were bridges and overpasses that caught many drivers by...