Highway Patrol identifies woman killed in Monday crash

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The Highway Patrol has announced the name of a woman who was killed in an accident that happened Monday in Duplin County.

Evelin Calix Herrera, 31, from Mount Olive, was driving north on Bennett's Bridge Road in Duplin County when the crash happened just after 5 p.m., said Sgt. Chris Knox with the Highway Patrol. Knox said Herrera lost control, crossed the center line and hit a car in the southbound lane.

The driver of the other vehicle was injured and taken to Vidant Duplin Hospital. Her name and condition was not available.

No charges were expected, Knox said.

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