Update - Student Struck on Highway 421

April 11, 2013 | 6 Comments

Shortly before 3:00 pm on April 11, 2013, William Lawrence, a freshman from Belmont, NC was crossing Highway 421 from main campus when he was struck by a charter bus.   The driver of the bus told authorities he attempted to stop, but was unable to do so. Lawrence was transported by ambulance to Wake Med hospital in Raleigh where he underwent surgery for his injuries.

Harnett County deputies are still investigating the accident.  Relevant updates will be issued as they become available.

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I am deeply saddend to hear about this awful incident.  William and all of the family will keep you in prayer.  I’m the wife of one of your cousins that lives in Charlotte, NC and heard about this through a family member.  Please let me know if there is anything I can do.  Take care.

Sharon G. Lawrence and Family

By Mark & Sharon Lawrence on April 15, 2013 - 3:15pm

Praying for u and your family.

By Dayna on April 12, 2013 - 9:29am

Prayers to William Lawrence and his family, and God be with him through his surgery.

By Maisoon Qassem on April 11, 2013 - 11:13pm

Prayers going out to William, his family, his friends, and the Campbell family. Hope his surgeries go well and hope he makes a full recovery.Keeping him in my thoughts and prayers.

By Carlyn Jones on April 11, 2013 - 10:27pm

Prayers lifted for this student and his family.

By Greg Moore on April 11, 2013 - 9:48pm

Prayers for William, his family, the Campbell family and the medical personnel who are taking care of him.

By Kay Bissette on April 11, 2013 - 6:41pm

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