Boat and vehicle accident ties up traffic on Gordon Road

Posted by Debra Worley - email

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - An accident between a boat and a vehicle backed up traffic along Gordon Road Friday afternoon.

The accident happened just after noon near Harris Road on Gordon.

The owner of a sailboat said his mother was towing the boat in her Chevy Avalanche when the hitch broke.

An SUV slammed into the boat causing the vessel to overturn.

No serious injuries have been reported.

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