Nags Head woman, 80, dies after Sunday crash

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A Nags Head woman has died as a result of injuries she suffered in a Sunday morning crash on U.S. 158 at Dove Street.

The 80-year-old victim’s name is not being released pending notification of next of kin, the town said in a news release.

She was driving a four-door Ford sedan that collided with a Dodge Ram pick up truck driven by a Maryland man about 8:20 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of Dove Street and South Croatan Highway in Nags Head.

A female passenger from in the Dodge Ram was taken to Outer Banks Hospital. The Nags Head woman was first taken to Outer Banks Hospital and later transferred to Norfolk General Hospital.

The collision is still under investigation.

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