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Update: Driver Charged in Accident

Troopers say they have charged Jerry McNair of Kinston with hit and run and two counts of reckless driving.

They say McNair is at Pitt County Memorial Hospital in stable condition.

Troopers say the accident is still under investigation.

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Authorities say Jerry McNair of Kinston had hit a car and was weaving in and out of traffic before the crash.

Police say McNair's car knocked down several power lines before hitting a ditch and then landed straight up against the house.

McNair was taken to Pitt County Memorial Hospital according to authorities. No word on his condition right now.

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A traffic accident had shut down all four lanes of Highway 11 in Lenoir County. They have since been reopened.

We're told the accident happened around 5:15 p.m. near the DuPont Plant, that's between Kinston and Grifton.

Pictures from the scene show a vehicle standing straight up against a home. No one was inside the home at the time.

A person was trapped in the vehicle, but they have been freed. An EastCare helicopter is also at the scene.


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