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Daytona Beach woman killed in Port Orange crash on I-95, troopers say

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. – A 30-year-old Daytona Beach woman was killed in a Port Orange crash on Interstate 95 Friday afternoon, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Troopers said they responded to the scene on southbound I-95 near mile marker 256 shortly before 3 p.m. [TRENDING: Supreme Court overturns...
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I-85/40 crash shuts down 2 lanes in Graham

GRAHAM, N.C. (WGHP) — An Interstate 85/40 crash shut down the two right lanes of the highway, according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT). The crash occurred at Mile Marker 147 near Exit 147 for South Main Street on I-85 S/40 W. The closure began at 12:30 p.m. and lasted until around 1:43 […]
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Elon man accused of leading deputies on high-speed pursuit

BURLINGTON, N.C. (WGHP) –An Elon man is facing multiple charges after leading deputies on a high-speed chase on Thursday, according to an Alamance County Sheriff’s Office news release. At 3 a.m., deputies were told that a silver Dodge Ram pickup truck was reported speeding on West Webb Avenue in Burlington. The truck was reportedly heading […]

I-85 crash closes 2 left lanes in Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — A crash on Interstate 85 North has closed down the two left lanes of the highway, according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT). The crash occurred at Mile Marker 132 just past Exit 132 for Mt Hope Church Road. The closure began at 2:21 p.m. and NCDOT estimates that […]

Work for two major road projects hits high gear

HIGH POINT — N.C. Department of Transportation crews continue to work on a pair of major road construction projects, the Jamestown Bypass and the replacement of the Interstate 85 Business bridges over S. Main Street. The bypass is designed to lessen congestion for motorists traveling through Jamestown between High...

‘Like an explosion’: Mebane prepares for housing expansion

MEBANE, N.C. (WGHP) — The City of Mebane is planning to welcome almost 1,000 new homes to the northern part of town. It’s the largest residential expansion they’ve ever seen. “It’s like an explosion,” said Frank Idley, a resident and business owner in Mebane. It’s an explosion not everyone is prepared for. “I would like […]

Mebane man shoots self in car chase

A Mebane man with a criminal history faces charges from carrying a concealed weapon to child endangerment in Orange County after he led law enforcement on a high-speed chase during which he accidentally shot himself. Subscribe and support local journalism. The 28-year-old driver allegedly shot himself while trying to take...

Roe v. Wade overturned | What could happen next?

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Following the Supreme Court's opinion, Friday overturning Roe v. Wade, anti-abortion and abortion-rights groups are sharing their thoughts about what could happen next. Friday's opinion eliminates the constitutional protection for Americans to receive an abortion, giving the decision back to the states. "Overturning Roe v. Wade...

Man shot to death in Gibsonville

GIBSONVILLE, N.C. — A man was shot dead in Gibsonville on Thursday. Deputies are still searching for the person who pulled the trigger. Guilford County Sheriff's Office said deputies were called to Saddlebranch Drive around 1:30 a.m. When they got there, they found Jason Erik Liles. Deputies said he'd...

Protests against Roe v. Wade ruling planned across Piedmont Triad

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Even though the Supreme Court ruling just came out Friday morning, thousands of people have been reacting on social media or with action by planning protests and rallies. Several protests against the Supreme Court ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade have been planned across the Piedmont...

Man shot to death on Saddlebranch Drive in Guilford County

GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — A man is dead after a shooting on Saddlebranch Drive in Guilford County, and the Guilford County Sheriff’s Office says they haven’t found a suspect yet. At 1:28 a.m. Thursday, deputies responded to a report of a shooting on the 4500 block of Saddlebranch Drive in the Gibsonville area. At […]

Danville man dies in Franklin County crash

A man from Danville is killed in a Franklin County head-on collision. According to Virginia State Police it happened Wednesday on Route 116 when a car driven by Jonathan Eric Lewis that was heading northbound crossed into the southbound lanes and struck a pickup truck. Lewis was taken to Roanoke Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead. According to investigators he was not wearing a seatbelt.