Drivers

Lane to be closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
There will be a lane closure on Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway Wednesday night. Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:02am
NC Highway Patrol cracking down on speeders
The North Carolina Highway Patrol is warning drivers that troopers will be out in force over the next week looking for speeders and other dangerous drivers. Mon, 04/14/2014 - 1:00pm
NCDOT apologizes for inappropriate traffic alert messages
The North Carolina Department of Transportation is apologizing for a series of inappropriate traffic alert messages. Thu, 11/07/2013 - 3:51am
New laws mean changes for new drivers and inmates in North Carolina
From time spent behind bars to time spent behind the wheel, new laws in 2012 are making sure that every hour counts. Thu, 12/29/2011 - 2:50am
Local drivers doubt cell phone ban while driving
The National Transportation Safety Board says after completing its investigation into a deadly car crash in Missouri, it found that texting caused the accident that killed two people and injured 38 others. The NTSB is now recommending that every state ban the use of cell phones, hand-held or hands free, behind the wheel. Drivers in Wilmington say they don’t think it will work. Wed, 12/14/2011 - 3:47am
Many NC drivers are taking to the roads uninsured
With a struggling economy, many people are forced to pick and choose what bills they pay. Experts say one of the first places people are applying the brakes is on their car insurance payments. Fri, 07/10/2009 - 9:41pm
Summer dangerous season for teen drivers
Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer -- a season that local law enforcement says is a dangerous time for teens on our roads. Mon, 05/28/2007 - 10:44pm