Local News

Car, Chicken Truck Crash Into Chatham County Barn

Posted January 26, 2006 7:19 a.m. EST

— A car and a chicken truck collided and ended up crashing into a barn in northwest Chatham County

Authorities said that accident occurred at the intersection of Silk Hope-Liberty Road and Staley Snow Camp Road. A pickup truck driven by 82-year-old William Teague of Staley pulled out in front of a loaded chicken truck at the intersection.

Teague suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries and was transported to UNC Hospitals. The driver of the chicken truck was not injured.

Charges are pending the completion of the investigation.