Woman killed in early morning accident

January 1, 2008 7:21:00 AM PST
A woman is dead after a bad accident in Durham Tuesday morning.

It happened on U.S. 70 and Angier Avenue. Officials say the woman was driving with a baby when she lost control and went down a huge embankment.

A deputy who was driving on the highway saw the glow of headlights and stopped to investigate. The woman died at the scene.

The baby was in a car seat and only suffered minor injuries.

The woman's name has not been released.