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Woman dead, two men injured in Fayetteville crash

Posted February 8, 2011 7:36 a.m. EST
Updated February 8, 2011 11:49 a.m. EST

— A woman died and two men were injured in a single-vehicle crash on Bragg Boulevard near Cape Fear Avenue in Fayetteville Tuesday morning, police said.

Front-seat passenger Elizabeth White, 22, of Morning Glory Drive in Stedman, died in the crash.

Her brother, Richard White Jr., 27, of the same address, was in critical condition. He was driving the car and had a suspended license, according to police.

Back-seat passenger Carl Chipman, 33, of Cedar Hill Drive in Fayetteville, suffered minor injuries.

Richard White Jr. was driving in-bound on Bragg Boulevard when he lost control of his vehicle, went off the road and struck a utility pole, according to police. No one was wearing a seat belt, authorities said.

No other information was available, and police said they are looking for witnesses. Anyone with information should call 910-433-1036 and ask for Officer D.W. West.