**Teenage Driver and Three Others Killed in High-Speed crash in Johnston County, North Carolina**
A tragic accident in Johnston County, North Carolina has claimed the lives of a teenage driver and three other individuals. The incident occurred in the early hours of the morning on I-95, after a state trooper noticed a car speeding at a staggering 104 miles per hour.
According to reports from WRAL, the crash took place around 2:40 a.m. when the trooper attempted to catch up to the speeding vehicle. However, due to the high speed and the car quickly disappearing from sight, the trooper was unable to pursue it further.
In a devastating turn of events, the car attempted to take an exit ramp for Brogen Road but instead collided with several trees. The impact was so severe that the two individuals in the front seat became trapped, while the passengers in the rear were ejected from the vehicle.
The driver has been identified as 17-year-old Alan Lockamy, from Archer Lodge. However, the other three occupants have yet to be positively identified. This heartbreaking incident serves as a grim reminder of the dangers of reckless driving and the devastating consequences it can have.
Johnston County, located in the southeastern part of North Carolina, is known for its picturesque landscapes and close-knit communities. However, this tragic accident has left the community in shock and mourning the loss of these young lives.
Authorities urge drivers to always adhere to speed limits and exercise caution on the roads. Speeding not only puts the driver’s life at risk but also endangers the lives of other innocent road users. It is a responsibility that should never be taken lightly.
As investigations into the crash continue, our thoughts and prayers go out to the families and friends of all those affected by this terrible tragedy. May they find strength and comfort in this difficult time.