Authorities say a Snow Hill woman was killed this morning in Winterville.
Highway Patrol troopers say it happened at the intersection of Forlines and Frog Level Roads in Winterville.
Authorities say the victim, 33 year old Fawn Marie Gordon of Snow Hill, crashed into a tree around 2 a.m..
Troopers WITN News that Gordon lost control of her 1996 Dodge pickup.
Troopers also say the woman was exceeding the 55 mile per hour speed limit, and suspected of drinking. They'll have to wait for a toxicology report to determine if that's the cause of the accident.