Posted by Kristy Ondo - email
ROBESON COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A 17-year-old is charged in a deadly crash that happened Thursday morning near Lumberton.
It happened before 8:00 a.m. on NC-211.
According to the State Highway Patrol, a trooper stopped a gold Oldsmobile, and as he approached the car, the driver sped away.
Within a mile, the driver slammed into a red Honda, killing a 35 year old woman inside.
A 10-month-old child was also injured and airlifted to Duke Hospital.
Troopers say the 17-year-old walked away with cuts and bruises.
He is in custody facing several charges including manslaughter.