Teen dies from injuries suffered in accident

By: Staff report

MAXTON — A 16-year-old has died from injuries he suffered when the golf cart he was driving was struck by a vehicle on Friday.

According to Trooper Kim Locklear, Christopher Dewayne Oxendine failed to yield the right-of-way while driving the cart on Elrod Road, between Cabinet Shop Road and Highway 710. He died later at an undisclosed hospital.

The Robesonian will update this story as information warrants.

Staff report