Woman, 26, Dies in Car Accident
Posted December 31, 2007
A woman died Sunday night after being severely injured in a car accident Saturday.
Emily Bearden, 26, was traveling north on Old N.C. 86 when she ran off the right side of the road near New Hope Church Road.
Her car hit a fence and a piece of the fence became lodged in her neck, authorities said. Bearden was airlifted to UNC Hospitals and died just before 6 p.m. Sunday.