Troopers say speed was to blame in a crash that killed a man and left his wife critically injured.
According to troopers around 10:45 p.m. Friday night 45-year-old Terry Bowen was driving with his wife on Allen Williams Road in Williamston when the car ran off the road to the right because of speed. The car then lost control, went to the left and hit a mailbox, ditch, driveway cover and a tree.
Troopers say Terry Bowen was killed in the crash. His wife, Marsha Bowen, is in critical condition at Pitt County Memorial Hospital.