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Couple Killed in Fayetteville Accident; 2-Year-Old Hospitalized

Posted December 12, 1999 6:00 a.m. EST

— A two-year-old girl is in the hospital after a deadly car accident that claimed the lives of her parents Monday.

Fayetteville police say the car the child was traveling in crossed the center line and plowed into a plumbing van at the intersection of Yadkin Road near Silver Pine Drive.

Beverly Smith and Anthony Jackson died in the accident.

Emergency crews rushed the child toCape Fear Valley Medical Centerwith massive head injuries and a broken leg.

The driver of the van is in stable condition.

No word on what caused the accident.