Man, woman killed in wreck near Eden


EDEN, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina Highway Patrol says a man and woman have been killed in a wreck in Rockingham County.

The Greensboro News & Record reported (http://bit.ly/2cy4YSN) that troopers said the wreck happened about 1:30 p.m. Sunday at an intersection on N.C. 14 near Reidsville.

Troopers say three other people were hurt.

Master Trooper Chris Knox said in a new release that the victims were 40-year-old Filadelfo Bahena of Reidsville and 47-year-old Katherine Michelle Casteneda of Rocky Mount, Virginia.

Knox said Casteneda was speeding and driving erratically on N.C. 14 before crossing the center line and hitting a vehicle head-on.

A man and a 23-month-old child in Casteneda’s vehicle were flown to a Winston-Salem hospital.

The driver of the vehicle that was hit was taken to a Greensboro hospital.

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Information from: News & Record, http://www.news-record.com

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