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Posted: Monday, February 6, 2012 3:09 pm

A Millers Creek woman was hurt in a wreck Saturday morning on Old U.S.  421 about six miles west of Wilkesboro, according to Trooper A.K. Hall of the N.C. Highway Patrol.

Melissa Sheets Harris, 30, driver of a 2007 Chevrolet, declined treatment by emergency personnel, Hall said.

Ms. Harris was traveling east when she went off on the left, hit a fence and came to rest in a field, the trooper said.

Ms. Harris got out of her vehicle, which then rolled forward and collided with a barn, Hall said.

Ms. Harris was charged with failure to maintain lane control in the wreck, which happened around 8 a.m.

Damage to the car was listed by Hall at $3,500.

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