Woman struck by car in Garner
Posted May 22, 2014
Garner, N.C. — A woman was hit by a car Thursday morning as she stood at a shopping center entrance in Garner, police said.
Jessica Lynn Watson, 25, of Garner, was holding an advertising sign for a nail salon in the shopping center when she was struck by a 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser.
Watson was taken to WakeMed Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, Garner police said. A passenger in the vehicle was also taken to the hospital.
The driver, James Edward Evans, 59, of Raleigh, was charged with driving while impaired and careless and reckless driving.