Mother and daughter killed in vehicle accident in Elizabeth City

Jeff Hampton, The Virginian-Pilot
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A mother and daughter were killed Sunday on U.S. 17 in Elizabeth City.

Amanda Wood, 45, of Elizabeth City, was driving a white SUV through the intersection of U.S. 17 and Main Street Extended at 12:40 p.m. when a green SUV headed north struck her, said A. T. Miller of the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.

Wood and her 11-year-old daughter were killed, he said.

The other driver, a woman from Hertford, was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with serious injuries. The investigation continues, but no charges are pending, Miller said.

Jeff Hampton, 757-446-2090,