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Woman ejected from vehicle in Caldwell County wreck

CALDWELL COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A Granite Falls woman was killed in a single vehicle wreck in Caldwell County Thursday afternoon.

The accident occurred around 4:16 p.m. at the intersection of Petra Mill Road and Looper Road.

According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol, the victim was 66-year-old Linda Anderson.

A state trooper said Anderson was traveling along Looper Road when she reached the intersection of Petra Mill Road.

The trooper said it appears Anderson drove through the intersection without stopping. Her vehicle struck a tree and caught fire.

Anderson was ejected from the vehicle even though she was wearing her seatbelt.

She was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.

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