A young woman named Jada Billups was tragically killed in a crash in Johnston County, North Carolina on Tuesday night. The crash happened at the intersection of NC Highway 42 and Creech Road at approximately 10:00 pm. According to available information, Ms. Billups was traveling on Creech Road when a man driving a Jeep ran the stop sign at the intersection.
Ms. Billups was only 19 years old. At least one other person was seriously injured in the crash.
Police are apparently still investigating the crash to determine if charges will be brought against thee driver of the Jeep. However, it would seem reasonably clear that the driver of the Jeep failed to yield at the intersection and that he would be charged for this crash.