Poor Road Conditions Catching Drivers Off Guard

Sleet and ice covered the roads in Onslow County, catching some drivers off guard Tuesday afternoon.

The Department of Transportation and witnesses said that several cars collided on the Highway 24 bridge in Swansboro, near the Onslow/Carteret County line. We're told it happened about 1:30 p.m.

Witnesses told WITN that two cars collided, then a box truck lost control and hit the bridge.

Highway Patrol said Swansboro Police are investigating.