A child was killed in a car accident at 1 a.m. on Trinity Church Road near Mooresboro. According to the N.C. Highway Patrol, the driver took a curve too fast, hit an embankment, and the car flipped.
The 8-month-old child in a car seat on the right side of the back seat. The baby and car seat were ejected and the child died.
The car seat was not buckled into the car.