As reported by WECT:
A woman was killed in a traffic accident in Brunswick County early Monday morning.
According to Trooper Mike Chavis, 47-year-old Barbara Fields of Delco was heading east on Highway 74 when she hit the back of a trailer.
Authorities say Mark Robertson of Ocean Isle Beach was trying to make a left turn in front of Fields.
Fields was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.
Robertson was charged with failure to yield to the right away and misdemeanor death by motor vehicle.