A gentleman named William Parker was traveling on N.C. Highway 24 near Hubert, NC on Thursday when he was hit by a tractor-trailer that crossed the median of the roadway.
The accident happened around mid-day and resulted in injuries to Mr. Parker, the driver of the tractor-trailer, and Mr. Parker’s young daughter. Fortunately, none of the injuries appear to be life-threatening. Given the circumstances of this accident, Mr. Parker and his daughter should feel extremely fortunate. Head-on collisions involving tractor-trailers involve very significant amounts of force and typically involve extensive damage and injuries.