Single Vehicle Lands Driver in Custody

Single Vehicle Lands Driver in Custody

Friday afternoon firefighters from Dudley along with EMS were dispatched to the scene of a single vehicle accident in the 300 block of Club Knowles Road. As fire and EMS arrived on the scene, they
found a black Chevrolet pickup overturned on its driver side in a horse pasture.

The truck was traveling north on Club Knowles Road when it ran off the right side of the road and struck a mailbox. Then the driver over corrected and came back across the center line to strike a second mailbox on the left side barely missing a large tree. The truck flip several times before coming to a stop on its driver side facing the road.

Firefighters set up traffic control through the scene. The driver of the truck was check out by EMS personnel and refuse treatment on the scene. The driver was then taken into custody by the North Carolina Highway officer on the scene.