Woman in ‘critical condition’ after single-vehicle crash in Elon
ELON, N.C. — A 21-year-old woman was critically injured when she was involved in a single-vehicle collision Sunday afternoon in Elon.
Police say the wreck happened around 3 p.m. on South Williamson Avenue.
The driver, Devon Noelle Bartholf of West Grove, Pa. was traveling north at a high rate of speed when she lost control of her vehicle. The car left the road and struck a utility pole, coming to rest in a post office parking lot.
Bartholf was transported to Alamance Regional Medical Center, then transferred to UNC-Hospital via Life-flight in critical condition.
Speed and alcohol appear to be contributing factors, police say.
The investigation is ongoing.