Merry Hill woman killed
Published 12:00 am Monday, December 18, 2006
MERRY HILL – Roanoke-Chowan area roadways claimed another victim here on the morning of Dec. 8.
Irene Warren Sutton, 65, of Merry Hill lost her life in a two-vehicle accident on NC 45.
North Carolina State Highway Patrol Trooper Jan Raines reported that Sutton, driving a 1991 Chevrolet passenger car, pulled onto the roadway from a convenience store parking lot and was struck by a log truck traveling on NC 45.
That truck, owned by Cahoon Logging of Belhaven, was driven by William Cecil Furlough Jr. of Plymouth.
Furlough was not charged in the accident.