According to Macon County's dispatch CAD report, Tuesday afternoon at approximately 2:21 p.m. a four-year-old child from Andrews was injured in a car accident that resulted in a DWI arrest.
According to a report from the North Carolina Highway Patrol, the toddler was “in the door” of a parked vehicle driven by Susan Klocke of Otto at Loafer’s Glory when a second vehicle, driven by Jamie Gregory of Franklin, backed up and collided with the parked vehicle. The CAD report states that the caller “advises child has been hit by a vehicle at Loafer’s Glory. Caller advises she [the child] is awake and her dad is carrying her and she looks to have a leg injury.”
The child was taken by ambulance to Angel Medical Center in Franklin but according to the hospital on Wednesday, the child had not been admitted.
Gregory was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated and reckless driving. Officer A.A. Hawkins with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol was the investigating officer.