Tue Dec 10, 2019

Car hits tree on 701 N after hydroplaning

Fire and rescue personnel remove the passenger of this car that hydroplaned and hit a tree north of Whiteville Saturday.
By Les High leshigh@nrcolumbus.com

Posted on: 11.16.2019 at 05:55 p.m. |

A car traveling near the Bladen County line on U.S. 701 North hydroplaned and struck a tree Saturday afternoon.

The car hit a large pine tree on the passenger door, crushing it and pinning the front-seat passenger in the wreckage. It took North Whiteville Fire Department and Whiteville Heavy Rescue

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