HEATHER ABBOTT/The Warren Record

Warren Plains Road near Warrenton was closed for several hours after a FedEx truck ran off the road and into a power pole on Nov. 11.


The driver of a FedEx truck faces seatbelt and speeding charges after the vehicle ran off Warren Plains Road and struck a utility pole on Nov. 11.

According to a report from the N.C. Highway Patrol, Robert Lee Snow III of Macon was traveling south on Warren Plains Road when the vehicle ran off the road in rainy conditions, striking and breaking a utility pole before coming to rest in a ditch.

Snow was not transported to a hospital. According to the report, he was charged with exceeding safe speed and failure to wear a seatbelt.

The FedEx truck, owned by STI Performance, Inc. of Magnolia, Texas, sustained $20,000 in damage.