GASTON COUNTY, N.C. – Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash near Dallas Thursday.

According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol, the accident, which happened at the intersection if Ike Lynch Road and Miles Road, was first reported a little before noon. 

State troopers say that Febe Loria, 45, was traveling on Ike Lynch Road when she ran a stop sign and was hit by an SUV. Foria was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the SUV was taken to the hospital and is in stable condition, according to authorities.