One Dies In Harnett Accident


A head-on collision took the life of one person in Harnett County Sunday night.

According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol, one person was killed in an accident at the intersection of Jamestown Drive and Overhills Road just before 10 p.m. Sunday.

Reports from the highway patrol indicate Robert John Casey Jr., 35, of Spring Lake drove off the left side of the road which initiated the accident. He reportedly over corrected and went into the ongoing lane of traffic. A second vehicle, driven by Lisa Dawn Meurer, 48, also of Spring Lake, attempted to avoid Mr. Casey’s vehicle and collided into the car head-on.

Ms. Meurer and a passenger in her car had non-life threatening injuries. They were treated at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center and released.

No charges have been filed in the accident.


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