Warsaw Man Killed In Thursday Morning Vehicle Crash

Troopers say one person is dead after a two vehicle accident in Duplin County this morning.

The Highway Patrol says the crash happened around 10:45 a.m. on Highway 50 near Cool Springs Road, south of Kenansville.

Troopers say Stephen Chestnutt, 60, of Warsaw was driving a car on Highway 50 and crossed the centerline, hitting a pickup truck head-on.

A man, woman and baby in the truck were taken to Vidant Duplin Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Troopers say the pickup truck was hit so hard that its truck bed came off.


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