Car collision in Pitt County at NC 903 and Pocosin Road

PITT COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – A vehicle collision Thursday morning caused backups at a Pitt County highway intersection.

North Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper Rico Stephens confirms a collision where Pocosin Road meets NC 903 outside of Winterville happened this morning just before 8:30 a.m.


According to Stephens, a car driven by 37-year-old Vickey Encarnacion of Greenville, NC crashed into into an oncoming car when she was attempting to turn onto NC 903 from Red Forbes Rd.

Stephens said that Encarnacion and two children who were riding in her car were transported to ECU Health in Greenville with minor injuries, the driver and passenger of the vehicle she hit were not injured.

Stephens said that Encarnacion was charged with Failure to Yield.