Sunday, 25 November 2007 18:00
A pickup truck crashed into the Gas N Go on U.S. 321 North in Lenoir Saturday
leaving its driver in critical condition.
25-year-old David Shawn Miller was driving a northbound 2004 Dodge Ram 1500
on U.S. 321 just before 7 a.m. Saturday when it veered off the road, hit a
utility pole and crashed into the canopy support of the service station.
Miller was conscious at the scene and was airlifted
from Caldwell Memorial Hospital to Carolinas Medical Center where he was listed
in critical condition. Miller told rescuers he fell asleep at the wheel. Lenoir
Police officers are investigating alcohol as a possible factor in the wreck.