Man Dies In Accident
A driver was charged with driving while impaired and his passenger was killed in an accident on NC 42 Saturday night.
According to reports, Samuel Ton Chishna was driving his 2000 Ford Explorer west on NC 42 when he ran off the right side of the road, came back and crossed both lanes, struck a ditch embankment, turned over several times and hit a pine tree.
Eliazar Lucio Jaimes was killed in the accident.
The report will be submitted to the district attorney’s office to determine if additional charges will be added.