Charges pending for driver of 18-wheeler in crash that injured one on U.S. 17 near Zion Church Road

Crash involving tractor-trailer on U.S. 17 near Zion Church Road closes southbound lane
Published: Jan. 31, 2023 at 3:32 PM EST
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BRUNSWICK COUNTY, N.C. (WECT) - A wreck involving a tractor-trailer and a van on US 17 near Zion Church Road has cleared, and one driver is facing pending charges.

According to Trooper Gardner with State Highway Patrol, the 18-wheeler was moving north when it went left of center and collided with the van as it was moving southbound.

The van driver was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The driver of the 18-wheeler reportedly did not go to the hospital.

This is an ongoing investigation.