Accident Victim Lucky

It happened in an instant. And it left the driver of a car shaken a bit, but otherwise alright. Authorities tell us the driver of a car was accidentally run off the side of Highway 17 in Beaufort County Thursday. Her car was caught in the blind spot of a dump truck that was changing lanes. The driver of the dump truck, Patrick Sean Ferguson of New Bern, was ticketed with failure to yield right of way.