Troopers ID woman killed in Greenville crash

GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) - State troopers have identified a woman who was killed in a crash Tuesday afternoon in Greenville.

Rashonda Griffin died at the scene of the two-vehicle accident on Allen Road.

They say Griffin's SUV was headed north at a high rate of speed, crossed the center line and sideswiped a pickup truck. Troopers say the SUV then ran off the road and overturned in a ditch.

The 29-year-old woman died at the scene, while two people in the pickup truck were not seriously injured. Sadly, a dog was thrown from the pickup and died.


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The driver of an SUV was killed in a crash late Tuesday afternoon in Greenville.

The Highway Patrol says it happened around 5:00 p.m. on Allen Road.

They say the SUV was headed north at a high rate of speed, crossed the center line and sideswiped a pickup truck. Troopers say the SUV then ran off the road and overturned in a ditch.

The driver died at the scene, while two people in the pickup truck were not seriously injured. Sadly, a dog was thrown from the pickup and died.

The name of the SUV driver hasn't been released as troopers are still trying to notify next of kin.