Young driver hurt, charged
The North Carolina Highway Patrol investigated a single-vehicle accident that left a young Franklin driver injured Friday.
State Troopers indicate the accident occurred around 10:13 p.m. on Union School Road where 17-year old Hagan Henderson wreck
ed his 1986 Ford pick-up. Henderson was traveling west and reportedly veered off the right side of the road and struck a tree. He was wearing his seatbelt but sustained injuries and was transported to Angel Medical Center.
Henderson was charged with exceeding a safe speed and driving without a license.