Johnston County wreck sends 2 to hospital
Posted August 4
Kenly, N.C. — Two people were taken to the hospital Thursday morning after a nearly head-on wreck on N.C. Highway 42 near the Johnston-Wilson County line.
The crash happened just before 6 a.m., according to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol. One person was pinned in a vehicle for about 40 minutes, and the other sustained minor injuries. A WakeMed helicopter was flown in for the victim who was pinned.
The North Carolina Department of Transportation set up barricades near the scene with a detour around the area.