According to an April 18 police statement, a woman from Fayetteville suffered fatal personal injuries in a single-vehicle crash on the morning of April 16.
Police said 19-year-old Mary Elizabeth Lane was traveling southeast on Stoney Point Road, on which she resides, near Sykes Pond Road around 11:30 a.m. when she lost control of the 1993 Chevrolet Camaro she was driving.
The Camaro ran off the road to the right and collided with a tree, police said. Lane, the lone occupant of the vehicle, received transport to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, where she was later pronounced dead.
Police said the crash remains under investigation, but was not related to the severe storms that came through the area.