Local firefighters are standing by Timothy King's bedside at Pitt Memorial Hospital as he recovers.
King is the volunteer firefighter from Bertie County critically injured in an accident Monday when a Car hit him while he was out getting set to help a motorist.
Greenville Fire and Rescue crews were asked by the chief to be of assistance to King's family while they are in Pitt County.
Greenville Fire/Rescue Battalion Chief Doug Branch says this is a courtesy they do for any member of a firefighters family.
Donations can be made to Timothy King Fund, Trap VFD, 744 Morris Ford Road, Colerain, NC 27924.