A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties from 6pm Thursday through 4am Friday. Light freezing rain and sleet will be possible.
Two people lost their lives, in a tragic accident in Wilson County Sunday morning.
It happened just before 10 a.m. Highway Patrolmen say 42 year old Tammie Petteys and her daughter 19 year old Candy were in their Ford Winstar on Highway 301, when they crossed the median and hit a Dodge Durango head on. Both Tammie and Candy were killed. The driver of the Durango, 53 year old, Cassandra Brown was taken to Pitt County Memorial Hospital where she is recovering. Highway Patrolmen say no charges will be filed, but they are still investigating what caused petteys car to go into the oncoming lanes.