Person ejected, killed in car crash in Union County

Fatal crash in Union County, car found in cornfield

UNION COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - One person was killed in a car crash in Union County Monday afternoon.

The crash happened in the 6400 block of Smith Town Road in Marshville at 2:20 p.m. Officials say the car was found in a corn maze.

The female victim, later identified as Paige Danyale Plyler, was ejected from the car during the crash, officials confirmed.

A trooper says the driver over-corrected after the car went off of the roadway and rolled into the field. Plyler was not wearing her seat belt during the crash, officials say.

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