Investigators said the accident happened at around 2 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Bragg Boulevard and Sycamore Dairy Road.
Police said the car struck a red light camera. The camera then fell onto the roof of the car.
Emily May, 24, who was a passenger in the car, is in critical condition at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
The car's driver, Danielle Polumbo, 20, was arrested and charged with DWI.
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