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Authorities: Mother Involved In Fayetteville Wreck Had Drugs In System

Posted October 15, 2003 10:10 a.m. EDT

— Authorities say the mother involved in a wreck that killed her daughter had drugs in her system.

Fayetteville police say Norelly Lockamy rear-ended a truck on Aug. 3 near the intersection of Bragg Boulevard and Filter Plant Road. The accident killed her 4-year-old daughter, Julissa Robertson.

According to a toxicology report, Lockamy had traces of alcohol and cocaine in her system at the time of the accident.

Lockamy was arrested Tuesday afternoon. She is charged with a number of traffic violations including misdemeanor death by motor vehicle and failure to secure a passenger under 16.