Thomasville, NC (September 29, 2020) – Police have identified the victim of a fatal accident on I-85 in Thomasville. The crash was initially reported around 3:30 p.m. on Friday, September 25th.
According to a report from the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, 48-year-old Ella Workman Oxindine was walking along the northbound lanes of the highway when she was hit by a car. Following the initial incident, a crash was reported a short time later between an SUV and a vehicle. Rescue crews arrived at the scene and transported Oxindine to a local hospital where she later succumbed to her injuries. The SUV driver was also taken to the hospital in unknown condition. No one in the car was injured.
An investigation into the crash is still ongoing at this time. There is no information on whether any charges are expected. No further details are available.