Driver killed in Billy Graham Parkway crash identified - | WBTV Charlotte

Driver killed in Billy Graham Parkway crash identified

(Kristen Hampton | WBTV) (Kristen Hampton | WBTV)
(Kristen Hampton | WBTV) (Kristen Hampton | WBTV)
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A woman was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Billy Graham Parkway early Friday morning. 


Officials say Andrea Elizabeth Vallejo was driving a 2005 Nissan Altima on Billy Graham Parkway just before 4 a.m. when the car ran off the road, onto a grass shoulder and struck a tree. The Nissan then rotated and rolled down an embankment before catching fire. 


Officials say Vallego was unrestrained and partially ejected. Medic pronounced her dead on scene from injuries sustained in the collision and post-crash fire.

The northbound lanes of Billy Graham Parkway between Tyvola Road and West Boulevard were closed around 4 a.m. and reopened around 7:30 a.m. 

Officials are working to determine if speed or alcohol contributed to the crash. 

Next of kin has been notified, officials say. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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