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Accident victim is critical
Sunday, October 6, 2013
By BULLETIN STAFF REPORTS -
A woman allegedly struck by a tandem trailer in Ridgeway on Wednesday remained in critical condition Saturday, according to a representative of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
Phyllis Horne Collins, 55, of Thomasville, N.C., apparently was underneath the wheels of a tandem trailer at On The Run Truck Stop on Greensboro Road around 5:10 p.m. Wednesday when the driver started to pull out, according to a previous report from the Virginia State Police.
That evening, Collins was flown to the medical center, according to Sgt. Robert Carpentieri of the Virginia State Police.
The truck belonged to Premier Transport of Forest Park, Ga., Carpentieri said.
He has said the incident is being investigated.