Couple Killed In Crash With Tractor Trailer

A couple from Goldsboro was killed in a collision with a tractor trailer in Duplin County.

The highway patrol says around 4:20 p.m. Friday, 67-year-old Doris Bradshaw was riding in a pickup truck driven by her husband 73-year-old Ora "Ed" Bradshaw when they turned left onto NC-50 and were hit by a tractor trailer.

Former Faison Fire Chief Glenn Jernigan tells WITN the couple was married less than a year.

The driver of the tractor trailer was not hurt. Troopers say the pickup failed to yield when turning on to the highway.

According to her obituary, Doris Bradshaw owned and operated O.K. Upholstery in Rosewood for 32 years. Her funeral will be tonight at 7 p.m. At Casey Funeral Home in Princeton. She will be buried Tuesday morning at 10 a.m. At Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.

Her husband, Ora "Ed" Bradshaw, was a charter boat captain in Surf City and was also a member of the Faison Fire Department according to his obituary. His funeral service will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Faison Cemetery.


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