Man Flips Vehicle, Not Injured

A local man flipped his vehicle into a ditch early Thursday morning, but walked away from the wreck.

Trooper W.A. Hardison told WITN 40-year-old Jose Santos of Greenville was driving along Highway 264 near Stantonsburg Road when he veered off the road around 1:30 Thursday morning.

Investigators said Santos hit a ditch, then a culvert, and flipped his vehicle with a 19-year-old passenger inside.

Trpr. Hardison said Santos was uninjured and his 19-year-old passenger opted to go to the hospital, though Hardison said she had no apparent injuries.

Santos has been charged with careless and reckless driving.


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