The following wreck reports have been released by the North Carolina Department of Public Safety in Ashe County.

July 10

A single vehicle accident: Occurred at 12:22 a.m. near West Jefferson. According to the wreck report, Sandra J. Sheets was traveling North on Water Tank Road in a 2005 Ford. The vehicle then ran off the road to the right and went over the edge of the embankment. The 2005 Ford came to rest on the edge of the embankment. The estimated cost of damage to the 2005 Ford was $100 and it was listed as drivable.

July 13

A two car accident: Occurred at 2:22 p.m. near Lansing. According to the wreck report David A. Blevins was traveling North on NC-194 in a 2000 GMC. Kathleen C. Arscott-Mills was also traveling North on NC-194 in a 2019 Honda. The 2019 Honda slowed to make a left turn onto Jerd Branch Road and was struck by the 2000 GMC. Both vehicles were moved after impact. The estimated cost of damage to the 2000 GMC was $0.00 and it was listed as drivable. The estimated cost of damage to the 2019 Honda was $1,000 and it was listed as drivable. Blevins was charged with failure to reduce speed.

July 14

A single vehicle accident: Occurred at 12:15 a.m. near Jefferson. According to the wreck report Bobby G. Lowe was East on Ben Bolen Road in a 2009 Mini. The vehicle then ran off the road to the right and struck a tree. The vehicle came to rest on the shoulder of the roadway. Lowe was charged with failure to maintain lane control and a seatbelt violation.

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