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Elm City wreck kills woman, injures six

Posted September 20, 2009 12:54 p.m. EDT

— A two-vehicle wreck north of Elm City early Sunday killed a Wilson woman and injured six others, state troopers said.

Troopers said that a vehicle on U.S. Highway 301 South crossed the median, near Stagehill Road, and struck a northbound vehicle around 3:30 a.m.

Barbara Ann Jones, 36, who was a passenger in the northbound vehicle, died.

Six other people were injured. There was no word on the extent of their injuries.