La Grange teen accused of running over bicyclist with truck

GOLDSBORO, NC (WITN) - Police say a teenager ran over a man on a bicycle with her truck and then drove away from the scene.

Goldsboro police have charged Amber Toy of La Grange with felony assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury and felony hit and run.

The 18-year-old is accused of hitting the 24-year-old bicyclist near Greenwood Middle School Thursday afternoon.

Investigators said people who saw the hit-and-run reported what they saw to police, then followed the driver and reported her location as she attempted to leave the scene.

The unidentified man was taken to Wayne UNC Health Care for treatment.

Toy is in jail without bond.



 

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