A Georgia man and his 3-year-old daughter are dead after an overnight car accident in Duplin County.
The accident happened on N.C. 111 near Beulaville around 4 o’clock Sunday morning.
Troopers tell WNCT that 28-year-old Terrence Jackson died on the scene and his daughter, Payela Jackson, died after she was taken to the hospital.
Highway Patrol says Jackson hit a ditch and then a tree before overturning his car.
Both passengers were wearing their seat belt at the time of the crash.