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NEW INFO: Mother, Son Killed In Two Vehicle Crash

A mother and her 13 year old son were killed in a crash Wednesday afternoon in Northampton County.

The Highway Patrol says the two vehicle wreck happened around 1:00 p.m. on Highway 186 in Seaboard. They say 37-year-old Tami Mason and 13-year-old Taizon Mason were killed.

Trooper Troy Woods says Mason was behind another vehicle and it started to turn left into a driveway. At that point, the trooper says Mason started to pass the turning car, and somehow the two vehicles struck each other. Mason's vehicle ended up hitting a tree.

Two other children in the woman's vehicle were injured and one was airlifted to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.

Trooper Woods says the accident remains under investigation.


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