Troopers: Woman loses left arm in Union Co. wreck


UNION COUNTY, N.C. - A woman lost her left arm in a wreck in Union County Friday morning.

Troopers said the woman overcorrected, ran off left side and crashed near the 7000 block of New Salem Road.

Troopers identified the woman as Macy Jordan Campbell, 21. She was driving a 2004 Ford F150.

The woman struck a tree on the driver’s side of the vehicle. Troopers said her arm got caught in the driver door and was severed. 

She was taken to the hospital and may have minor bleeding in the brain. Troopers said she was in surgery, but is expected to live.

Troopers said she was exceeding safe speed due to road conditions, but alcohol was not a factor.