Mother and son airlifted after accident

Sep. 28, 2013 @ 03:13 PM

Rebecca Nanney and her young son were airlifted by to regional hospitals Saturday afternoon following a one vehicle collision at Doggett Grove Road and Henson Road intersection. Nanney was flown by Med-Trans from Greenville and the young boy was airlifted by Regional One. North Carolina Highway Patrolman Joe Horton said Nanney apparently fell asleep at the wheel and struck a tree near the intersection as she was driving a mini-van. The extent of their injuries was not known at press time.