Police: Speed, alcohol factors in Wilson wreck
Posted March 25, 2010
Updated March 30, 2010
Wilson, N.C. — Police say speed and alcohol were factors when a minivan collided with a fence Thursday night in Wilson.
The wreck happened around 7:10 p.m. near the intersection of Phillip Street and Norris Boulevard.
The driver, Corey Lamont Parker, 29, of 211 York St., was arrested and charged with driving while impaired, assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and driving while license revoked.
The front seat passenger, 29-year-old Jonathan Chatman, was injured when he was struck by a fence post in the collision. He remains in critical condition.