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Woman who hit, killed 2-year-old boy arrested on separate charges

A woman who is accused of hitting and killing a two-year-old boy in Pender County last week has been arrested on separate charges. (Source: Pender Co. Jail) A woman who is accused of hitting and killing a two-year-old boy in Pender County last week has been arrested on separate charges. (Source: Pender Co. Jail)
PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) -

A woman who is accused of hitting and killing a two-year-old boy in Pender County last week has been arrested on separate charges.

Stevie Wallace, 28, was booked in Pender County Jail over the weekend and was charged with reckless driving, failure to secure a passenger under 16, and DWI.

Wallace is currently being held under a $50,000 secured bond in Pender County Jail.

Wallace was also involved in another driving incident last week. She was behind the wheel backing out of a driveway off Stag Drive when 2-year-old Carter Gilson was hit.

According to Highway Patrol, the toddler was taken to the hospital where he later died.

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