Lumberton Ladies Die in Accident
A one vehicle accident on Monday afternoon claimed the lives of two ladies in Lumberton.
The driver of the SUV, Joanne Tilley, 34, of Lumberton ran off of Lovette Road, overturned and kept rolling.
Tilley and her passenger, Ida C. Britt, 32, were thrown from the Ford SUV.
Neither of the ladies was wearing seat belts. According to the report, it appeared the SUV was traveling approximately 85 mph. in a 55 mph zone.
Both of the ladies were pronounced dead at Southeastern Regional Hospital.