SAMPSON COUNTY, N.C. (WTVD) -- The Highway Patrol said speed was a factor in a crash that killed a 3-year-old child in Sampson County.
The crash happened just before 7 p.m. Friday on the Harnett Dunn Highway (Highway 55).
Troopers said the car was traveling north when it ran off the road, hit a ditch and flipped several times into a field.
The 3-year-old was pronounced dead at Betsy Johnson Hospital. Two adults and another child were also in the car and taken to WakeMed.
There is no immediate word on their conditions.
Sampson County crash leaves 3-year-old dead, 3 others in car injured
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