4/13/2021 10:09:00 AM Wreck at NC 18 & NC 27 Intersection
NC Highway Patrol
On Monday (April 12th) at approximately 3:35 p.m., the NC State Highway Patrol responded to and investigated a fatal collision in Lincoln County on NC 18 at its intersection with NC 27. A 1997 Honda Accord was traveling west on NC 27, attempted to turn left onto NC 18, failed to yield the right of way at the stop sign, and collided with a northbound 2000 Peterbilt tractor-trailer. The driver of the car, Elizabeth Erin Reed Conner, 22, of Lawndale, succumbed to her injuries at the scene. The driver of the truck, James Mitchell Kennerly, 54, of Olin, was not injured. No charges are expected.
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