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Clayton woman, 86, dies after car runs light, hits ditch

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CLAYTON, N.C. -

An 86-year-old Clayton woman died Wednesday after a single car accident around 7 a.m. at the intersection of Barber Mill and Dairy roads.

Ruby Lee Walters, of 303 Dairy Road, was a passenger in a car driven by 67-year-old Sandra Lee Culhane, also of 303 Dairy Road.

Investigators said Culhane failed to stop at a stop sign and hit a drainage ditch near the woods.

Both women were rushed to WakeMed, where Walters died from her injuries and Culhane is being treated.

Charges against Culhane are pending.

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