A Rocky Mount hair stylist reportedly died Thursday night in a wreck en route to her home in Hollister.
N.C. Highway Patrol officials said the wreck happened around 6:30 p.m. on N.C. 561 near Littleton. Reports indicate Melissa Hawes-Lynch, 39, was driving west in the rain when the vehicle she was driving ran off the left side of the road and hit a ditch. The 2013 Nissan she was in overturned.
Hawes-Lynch reportedly was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle. She reportedly died at the scene.