A winter weather advisory is in effect until 7am on Saturday for Beaufort, Mainland Hyde, Martin, Outer Banks Dare, Tyrrell, Washington and western Dare County. The threats are black ice and slick roadways.
A single car accident in Chocowinity in Beaufort County Thursday afternoon left one man seriously injured. Chocowinity fire officials say a truck traveling east on Highway 33 skidded off the road and flipped over into a ditch around 3 p.m. Fire officials had to use extraction tools to get the man out of the vehicle, where they then administered C.P.R. The man is now at Pitt County Memorial Hospital. His condition is unknown at this time. An investigation is underway.