Woman dies in crash in Barbourville

A 43-year-old woman who was not wearing a seat belt died Friday night after crashing her car in Barbourville.

Teresa Walters of Barbourville crossed the center line and struck a roadside embankment at the intersection of U.S. 25E and Bradley Martin Lane, according to Kentucky State Police. Walters’ vehicle flipped onto its top and partially ejected Walters, police said.

Emergency workers took Walters to Knox County Hospital, where she was pronounced dead. An investigation into the crash remained underway Saturday.