Wilmington man killed in head-on crash on River Road in Brunswick County Thursday evening
By WECT Staff | November 12, 2020 at 9:26 PM EST – Updated November 13 at 12:19 PM
BOILING SPRING LAKES, N.C. (WECT) – A Wilmington man died following a head-on collision on River Road in Brunswick County Thursday evening.
According to Highway Patrol, James Albert Lewis, 51, was traveling south on River Road north of Boiling Spring Lakes around 7:05 p.m. when his Toyota Highlander went left of center and struck a 2005 Isuzu box truck that was traveling north.
Troopers say Lewis, who wasn’t wearing a seatbelt, died on impact.
The driver and two passengers of the box truck were taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center. The extent of their injuries is not known.
Troopers say there was no indication of speeding and it’s unclear if impairment was a factor.
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