Two North Carolina women died in a single-car crash on U.S. 220 in Franklin County, North Carolina (N.C.) after veering off the road and hitting a concrete wall early Saturday morning, NC state police say. Mary McKethan Harper, 54, drove off the northbound side of U.S. 220 at McNeil Mill Road and hit a concrete wall, state police spokesman Sgt. Rob Carpentieri, said. The deadly one vehicle accident took place about 3:15 a.m.
Harper’s two passengers, Bridget Easley Russell, 49, and Sheila-Maye Dozier, 54, were killed in the wreck. Dozier was in the back seat and was not wearing a seat belt, Carpentieri said. Harper was taken to Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital with injuries that are not life threatening and has been charged with reckless driving, he said. All three women are from Fayetteville, N.C., he said. The crash is still under investigation.As with all wrongful death injury cases, it is especially crucial to seek out professional legal advice in car accident injury cases and we have the experienced injury attorneys to evaluate your claim. Our firm is ready to assist you in reviewing your specific situation to see if your claim meets our criteria. In North Carolina, as well as every other state, there are laws on how long you have to file a suit also. Don't hesitate, call our toll free number and get confidential legal advice.