Wayne County Teens Save Victims Of Car Crash

Quick action by a group of teens has helped save the lives of four car wreck victims in Wayne County.

WTVD reported Tuesday the six students were swimming in a creek when they heard a loud crash and found a wrecked car by a road.

Jeremy Jones said they first helped a man and two women out of the vehicle, then lifted the car to free driver Matthew Williams who was trapped beneath it.

A short time after, the car caught fire and burned.

Williams was listed in critical condition at Pitt Memorial Hospital. The other three were treated for minor injuries.


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  • by Anonymous Location: Grimesland on Jun 9, 2011 at 08:12 AM
    But the best part is they gave to praise to God. Them boy's are going in the right direction.
  • by Tasha on Jun 9, 2011 at 07:34 AM
    I love the way they gave God the Glory too! It Blessed me on today. : )
  • by Anonymous Location: Deep Run on Jun 9, 2011 at 06:35 AM
    Thank God for young men like that. I love the way they gave God the glory. God is and will bless ya'll for the good deed. Good example as love yourself as thy self.
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      by AnonymousT on Jun 9, 2011 at 07:32 AM in reply to Anonymous
      I love the way they gave God the Glory too, It Blessed me on today! : )
  • by CC on Jun 9, 2011 at 04:54 AM
    GREAT JOB...Mark one up for our youth. I agree with "Anonymous" @ 7:22 am, this is very uplifting news considering all of the negative things we hear everyday.
  • by Bittersweet Location: jacksonville on Jun 9, 2011 at 04:52 AM
    This is such a great story to hear. Good job guys. Just wished there were more people in the world like these heroes.
  • by Anonymous on Jun 9, 2011 at 04:22 AM
    With all of the negative things that so many teens engage in, this is a very pleasant change of pace. Good job, gang.
  • by Michelle Location: Washington on Jun 9, 2011 at 04:05 AM
    These kids need to be recognized publicly! Great job of saving lives! Now this is truly great news!
  • by mom Location: Beaufort on Jun 9, 2011 at 02:50 AM
    Great job kids! Your heroic deed will not go unnoticed!!!!
  • by Tod Location: 7 springs on Jun 9, 2011 at 02:03 AM
    great job kids y'all done good
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