Truck Strikes Home

A Johnston County home sustained major damage Wednesday afternoon after being struck by a pickup truck.

The operator of the truck was in the parking lot of the Dollar General on Highway 96 North of Selma at Live Oak Church Road when he said the accelerator got stuck.  The truck traveled into an adjacent yard and collided with a brick house.

The driver was treated and released at the scene.

Johnston County building inspectors were called to the scene to evaluate the damage to the home.

The NC Highway Patrol is investigating the accident. Photos by