Two teens were killed in a single-car accident Sunday night onWhite Oak Road in Gates County, N.C., according to North CarolinaHighway Patrol.
The two victims, Casey Jenkins, 14, of Eure, N.C., andWhitney Drake, 13, Gates, N.C., were being driven by Drake's motherAlexandra Drake, 35, in a 2002 Buick Regal when she hit a ditch,then a fence, then a tree.
Police say the car overturned multiple times. They also say thatJenkins, the front seat passenger, was not wearing a seatbelt atthe time of the accident; Whitney Drake was.
Alexandra Drake was airlifted to a hospital in Greenville andher condition is unknown.
The crash is still under investigation, but police say thatspeed was a factor, and that alcohol may have been a factor, butfurther testing is still needed.
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