Police said Cynthia Dove Morrison, driving south on Durham Drive, hadstopped at the intersection with Tryon Road. At that moment, atractor-trailer turned onto Durham Drive, blocking Morrison's view of thetraffic following the trailer.
As she pulled out onto Tryon Road, her car was hit by a pickuptruck that had been behind the larger vehicle.
None of the three people in the pickup truck suffered serious injuries.
The accident occurred about 9:15 a.m.