An October 7 crash in which a woman died of the personal injuries she suffered is under investigation by the North Carolina Highway Patrol.
The fatal crash took place near mile marker 314 on Interstate 40 in Johnston County.
The car the woman was traveling in was struck by a tractor trailer. She was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.
The name of the woman who died and the name of the driver of the tractor trailer have yet to be released by the Highway Patrol.
The crash caused traffic in the westbound lanes of I-40 to be tied up for several hours. The cause of the crash has yet to be determined.