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ATV Rider Injured In Accident Involving Tractor-Trailer

Posted December 22, 2006 6:36 a.m. EST

— A man driving an all-terrain vehicle is in critical condition after a wreck involving a tractor-trailer.

The Highway Patrol said 21-year-old Anthony Davis drove the wrong way down Highway 301 south of Rocky Mount in Nash County.

The driver of the tractor-trailer swerved to miss Davis and they sideswiped one another. The ATV overturned and Davis landed in the roadway.

Investigators said Davis did not have on a helmet and alcohol was a factor. Davis could face charges.