Update: Truck driver charged in Highway 11 accident - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Update: Truck driver charged in Highway 11 accident

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WINTERVILLE, N.C. -

A two car accident blocked off traffic on Highway 11 near Winterville Tuesday afternoon.

Winterville police tell us the crash happened before noon at the intersection of Highway 11 and Forliens Road.

Police say a Ford Ranger hit a Toyota Camry as both vehicles were headed north. The Camry was sent into a utility pole and the truck lost control and flipped.

The Camry driver was taken to Vidant Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the truck was charged with a safe movement violation.

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A two car accident has blocked off traffic on Highway 11 near Winterville.

The accident is at the intersection of Highway 11 and Forelines Rd. Pictures from the scene show a truck on its side and a damaged car.

Winterville Police say they will be releasing more information within the hour.

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