Winnabow woman killed in wreck

Winnabow woman killed in wreck

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A Winnabow woman was killed in a wreck in Brunswick County Wednesday morning.

According to the State Highway Patrol, Crystal Willetts died at the scene of the wreck on Swain Road just off Funston Road.

Officials say that Willetts was driving a Chevrolet SUV north on Swain Road shortly before 7 a.m. when the vehicle ran off the right side of the road, came back onto the roadway out of control and ran off the road to the right a second time. The vehicle overturned several times in a field.

Impairment is not suspected, according to officials, but speeding was a factor in the crash.

Willetts, 35, was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle.

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