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Emergency crews: Driver in rollover crash airlifted to hospital

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Aug 09 2013 07:20:45 AM CDT
Updated On: Aug 09 2013 09:37:37 AM CDT
JAMES CITY, CRAVEN COUNTY -

Officials said a driver was injured in a rollover wreck in Craven County Friday morning

The crash was reported on the 4400 block of Highway 70 in James City.

Officials said 44-year-old Christa Evans drove to the median and over-corrected to the right. The SUV then went off the road and overturned against a tree, investigators said. Evans was pinned inside the SUV and crews had to cut through the vehicle to get her out

According to a friend of the victim, Evans is from Newport and was driving the friend's Nissan SUV.

Officials said Evans was airlifted to Vidant Medical Center. There was no word onĀ  the extent of her injuries.