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.
We are gathering details about a rollover accident involving one vehicle on Highway 11 in Pitt County.
Dispatchers say the wreck happened between 7 and 7:15 a.m. on Highway 11 South at W.W. Gaskins Rd. in Grifton. The Grifton Fire Department is responding, as is the Highway Patrol.
The Grifton Fire Chief says EMS is checking out the driver, but the man said he was not hurt.
Dispatchers say they had not been advised of any lane closures on Highway 11 South at the accident scene at this time.
Another single car accident was reported at about the same time, not too far away in Ayden. Officials say the accident happened near Snow Tractor and Equipment Co. which is off Highway 11. The scene of the wreck was reported as Blount Hall Rd. and Elliot Dixon Rd. Dispatchers said one caller reported rain pouring down at the time of the accident.