Authorties have confirmed that the person killed in a werck on Kinston Highways Tuesday was that of Charley Edwards.

Edwards father, Alan Edwards, was also killed in a traffic accident earlier this year on US 411 and the Bypass when he was hit by a truck while walking to get gas at a nearby store.

The wreck on Tuesday, involving Charley Edwards, was at the church where his father is burried.


The Floyd County Police responded to a single vehicle accident around noon today on Kingston Hwy near Mizpah Church. The Toyota Truck was occupied by 3 subjects. The Driver is now deceased and the 2 passengers are in serious condition.

No names are released yet due to non-notification of family.