2 taken to hospital after accident on I-40 - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

2 taken to hospital after accident on I-40

The accident happened on I-40 near mile marker 420. The accident happened on I-40 near mile marker 420.

PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) – An accident involving a truck with a utility trailer attached blocked traffic on I-40 heading into Wilmington just after lunchtime Thursday.

According to troopers with Highway Patrol, 25-year-old Ron McKee was driving the Ford F250 truck on the highway and made a U-turn at mile marker 403.

Allison Knight, 33, was driving a Honda Accord behind McKee and hit the rear of the trailer. The car hit the median, flipped over and landed on its left side.

Knight was taken to the hospital by Airlink and troopers believe she is in stable condition.

McKee was also taken to the hospital, but has since been released.

Charges in the accident are pending.

Copyright 2013 WECT. All rights reserved.

  • Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>>

  • After Craigslist scam, man can't enter his own home

    After Craigslist scam, man can't enter his own home

    Saturday, July 22 2017 8:29 PM EDT2017-07-23 00:29:14 GMT
    Saturday, July 22 2017 8:29 PM EDT2017-07-23 00:29:14 GMT

    The people inside rented the home from a mystery person on Craiglist. As the law stands, because they refuse to leave, Keith Mills now has to go to court to prove he’s the rightful owner.

    More >>

    The people inside rented the home from a mystery person on Craiglist while owner Keith Mills was on vacation.. As the law stands, because the renters refuse to leave, Mills now has to go to court to prove he’s the rightful owner.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly