TRAFFIC ALERT: Early morning accident closes lanes on Oleander Drive in Wilmington
By Bob Bonner | May 6, 2020 at 5:24 AM EDT – Updated May 6 at 7:59 AM
WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) – A single-vehicle accident closed the eastbound lanes of Oleander Drive at 42nd Street early Wednesday morning.
According to New Hanover County Dispatch, the crash happened in the 4100 block of Oleander Drive just after 4:30 a.m. The accident caused a utility pole to come down – Duke Energy Progress outage maps did not show any resulting power outages to the area.
The driver sustained minor injuries, and there is no word on possible charges as of Wednesday morning.
Police are expected to be directing traffic in the area for several hours. Expect delays in the area.
Copyright 2020 WECT. All rights reserved.