On the night of November 25, a pregnant mother and her two small children died of the personal injuries they suffered in a crash in Granville County.
According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol, shortly before 10 p.m. on Mays Store Road near Franklinton, 26-year-old Louisburg resident Melissa Jo Bullock, her 5-year-old daughter, and her 4-year-old son were involved in a crash. All three were pronounced dead at the scene.
Troopers said that Bullock lost control of the car, ran off the road, overcorrected, hit a ditch, and flipped into a tree.
No other vehicles were involved in the crash.