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Woman killed in Duplin County wreck

By Anna Bulszewicz
Published On: Dec 13 2012 05:13:27 AM CST
Updated On: Dec 13 2012 07:44:50 AM CST
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BEULAVILLE -

A woman is dead after a crash in Beulaville Wednesday night, according to The Highway Patrol.

Troopers confirmed 36-year-old Jolene Edens died in a wreck on NC Highway 111, southeast of Beulaville.  The call to first responders came in around 9 p.m.  

At last check, Troopers say charges are pending against the other driver involved, Alex Hayes.  The initial investigation reveals Hayes crossed over his lane, crashing into Edens.  

As of Thursday morning Hayes was being treated for injuries at New Hanover Medical Center.

Troopers said they would continue to investigate this deadly crash.