An 18-year-old Campbell
University student was killed Oct. 22 when her vehicle ran off N.C. 27 near
The Highway Patrol reported
today that Traci Lyn Caporale of Norwood hit a tree after running off the road.
An article on the
Fayetteville Observer web site said Caporale was returning to Buies Creek about
1:15 p.m. after meeting her parents, who had come from Stanly County, when the wreck
According to an official,
Caporale steered the car, which was traveling about 65 mph in the 55-mph zone,
back onto the road but it ran off the left side and hit the tree. She was
pronounced dead at the scene.