Zebulon woman dies after crashing SUV into bridge support on US-64, police say

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ZEBULON, N.C. (WNCN) — A 21-year-old woman died after slamming her vehicle into a concrete bridge support Sunday night in Zebulon, according to police.

Officers responded to the scene at 9:59 p.m.

Zebulon police said Shannon Faye Parker, of Zebulon, was driving west on U.S. Highway 64 when she lost control of her 2003 Ford Explorer and crashed into a concrete bridge support on the highway.

Parker was extricated from her SUV by the Zebulon Fire Department, but lifesaving efforts were not successful, police said.

According to authorities, Parker was in the SUV by herself and no other vehicles were involved in the crash.

She was pronounced dead at the scene by Wake County EMS.

Police said that “early analysis of the crash indicate that speed was a contributing factor.”

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