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NEWS ALERT: Rollover crash near Camp Lejeune main gate

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Jul 12 2014 08:18:55 PM CDT
CAMP LEJEUNE, ONSLOW COUNTY -

A rollover crash near Camp Lejeune's main gate injured one person.

Jacksonville Police spokeswoman Beth Purcell says the crash happened around 2:30 p.m. Saturday. She says the person was driving a white pickup truck north on highway 24 toward Camp Lejeune's main gate when the driver rolled the truck.

Rescuers had to extricate the person from the truck. The driver was taken to Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune.

Police aren't sure what led up to the crash, or if the driver was a Marine. They are not sure of the extent of the drivers injuries at this time.