Winterville Police: Slick roads cause accident

WINTERVILLE, NC (WITN) One woman was taken to the hospital after her vehicle slid off the road and into a ditch in Pitt County.

According to Winterville Police, The driver of an SUV was heading North on Old 11 from Ayden towards Winterville around 8:00 p.m.

Officers say she hit some slick spots on the slush-covered road and ran into the ditch.

She was taken to the hospital, but officers say it appears she’ll be OK.

Traffic was diverted off Old 11 and Emily Drive for about 45 minutes.

No word on any charges.