Van collides with tractor-trailer in Garner

An accident along N.C. 50 in Garner blocked Benson Road at Golden Grain Road near Ten-Ten Road.
October 3, 2013 7:18:12 AM PDT
An accident along N.C. 50 in Garner blocked Benson Road at Golden Grain Road near Ten-Ten Road Thursday morning.

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The accident happened around 6 a.m. Pictures from Chopper 11 HD showed a vehicle pinned underneath a tractor-trailer.

Troopers said the truck - hauling trees - was backing up to make a delivery when a Honda Odyssey headed southbound hit the big rig.

The woman driving the van was trapped in the wreckage for a time. She was flown to WakeMed, where she was listed in good condition.

The driver of the truck has been charged with a yield violation.

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