21-year-old Lexington lady killed in site visitors accident in Excessive Level Saturday – Lexington Dispatch
A 21-year-old Lexington lady was killed in a site visitors accident in Excessive Level on Saturday.
In keeping with info supplied by the Excessive Level Police Division, at roughly 2 p.m. emergency personnel responded to U.S. Freeway 29/Enterprise I-85 close to Baker Highway after a report of a site visitors accident with accidents.
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Preliminary studies indicated a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado was travelling North on U.S. 29 when the motive force, recognized at Nicholas Anderson, 26, of Archdale, ran off the roadway to the left after which overcorrected and misplaced management of his automobile. The Silverado traveled by way of the grass median, overturned and struck a 2006 Toyota Scion that was touring South on U.S. Freeway 29.
The Toyota got here to relaxation outdoors the Southbound lane of journey whereas the Silverado continued onto the paved shoulder and got here to relaxation the other way up on the guard rail.
The motive force of the Toyota, recognized as Sunshine Nichole Williams, 21, of Lexington, sustained deadly accidents on account of the accident and died on the scene. A male passenger within the Toyota was transported to a neighborhood hospital with severe, however non-life-threatening accidents.
The motive force of the Silverado needed to be extricated from his automobile and was transported through AirCare with severe, however non-life-threatening accidents. The present situations of the surviving victims haven’t been launched.
In the course of the incident, U.S. Freeway 29 was utterly shut down for about six hours.
In keeping with the Excessive Level Police Division, costs towards the motive force is anticipated, however because the investigation continues to be energetic, they haven’t been filed presently. The Excessive Level Police Departments Site visitors Unit is constant to analyze this crash.
Responding businesses included the Excessive Level Police Division, Excessive Level Fireplace, Guilford County EMS and the North Carolina Freeway Patrol.
That is the sixth site visitors fatality for the Metropolis of Excessive Level in 2022.