Local News

Reward Grows to Find Overpass Attacker

Posted March 30, 1999

— Cumberland County investigators plan to distribute flyers in local schools to inform students there is now a $14,000 reward for information about who tossed a boulder over an overpass, critically injuring an 18-year-old tourist.

Officials hope the larger reward will lead them to the person, or people, responsible for dropping a 30-pound rock onto I-95 early this month.

Michael Vytlingam was driving on the interstate when the crashed through his windshield. Vytlingam was transferred Wednesday morning to St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, Canada.


Please with your WRAL.com account to comment on this story. You also will need a Facebook account to comment.

Oldest First
View all