A winter storm warning goes into effect at 7 a.m. Friday for Beaufort, Dare, mainland Hyde, Martin, Tyrrell and Washington counties. A winter storm advisory goes into effect at 7 a.m. Friday for the rest of Eastern Carolina. The threats are snow, sleet and freezing rain.
Six people ended up at Carolina East Medical Center after troopers say 87-year-old Hazel Reynolds failed to yield while pulling into her driveway on Washington Post Road.
The Highway Patrol says Reynolds struck a sedan carrying five people at 10:00 .m. this morning. Reynolds and the five people in the other car were hospitalized with non life threatening injuries according to the highway patrol.