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One hurt in rainy-day wreck

Posted on: 10.16.2017 at 03:06 p.m.

A driver escaped serious injury Monday after a single-vehicle crash in a section of highway notorious for wet weather wrecks.

Whiteville Police are investigating the 2:20 p.m. crash.

Only minor injuries were reported after this single-vehicle crash between the two Whiteville exits on U.S. 74-76 Monday.

The driver of a late model Audi sedan lost control of the vehicle while traveling west on U.S. 74-76 between the two Whiteville exits. The car spun off the road and ended up in a creaked.

White Marsh/Welches Creek and Whiteville firefighters responded, along with Whiteville Rescue Unit and Whiteville Police. The spot is well known for crashes in inclement weather.

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