Driver Flips SUV Trying To Avoid Tractor Trailer

The driver of an SUV was able to escape injuries after her vehicle flipped over when she tried avoiding a tractor trailer.

The accident happened on Highway 264 East and Tupper Drive in Pitt County Wednesday afternoon.

NC Highway Patrol says a man driving a tractor trailer driving East on 264 tried to turn into John Deere equipment shop.

A woman in a GMC Yukon was behind him as he swung wide to make the turn, causing her to slam on the brakes. She hit a ditch and flipped her vehicle over. Around 3:30.

Troopers say there were no injuries and no one has been cited.