Troopers: Woman dies in Lenoir Co. car accident

GRIFTON, N.C. (WNCT) – A two car accident in Lenoir County leaves a woman dead.

The North Carolina Highway Patrol tells 9 On Your Side it happened on NC 11 about three miles south of Grifton.

Emergency crews were dispatched to a two car accident at 6:39p.m. on Sunday.

Troopers say a woman was backing up in a northbound lane when another car hit her from behind.

Troopers say the driver died as a result of injuries from the accident. Investigators identify the driver as 48-year-old Claudette Gray.

No word yet on the condition of the other driver involved.


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