RC vehicle crash claims life of pregnant woman

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. — A vehicle crash claimed the life of a pregnant woman in Rutherford County Tuesday morning according to the N.C. Highway Patrol. The accident happened around 7:15 a.m. Tuesday on Jack McKinney Road near the South Carolina state line.

Ravan, headed to South Carolina appointment, rounded a curve and ran off the road. Her vehicle flipped several times. Ravan, who wasn’t wearing a seat belt, was ejected from the vehicle. The 33-year-old woman driver, Theresa Anne Ravan of Harris, N.C. , died from her injuries at the scene.

Troopers say ice could have played a factor in the crash.

There were no passengers in the vehicle.

Troopers say Ravan was expecting a child.