Two men killed, woman injured in head-on collision in North Carolina
Published 5:19 am Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Two men were killed and a woman was injured in a head-on collision in a North Carolina city, police said Monday.
Winston-Salem police said in a news release that a car driven by William Gentry Bates, 23, was traveling east on Hanes Mall Boulevard on Sunday evening when his car crossed the center median and collided head-on with a car driven by Michael Brent Sutton, 60. Both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene, the news release said.
Police said a passenger in the car driven by Bates was hospitalized with serious injuries.
Investigators haven’t determined why Bates crossed the center line.