Salisbury woman identified as victim in fatal Gold Hill wreck

Published 12:00 am Monday, September 3, 2012

GOLD HILL — A Salisbury woman was on her way home from church Sunday when she was killed in a car accident in southeastern Rowan County. 
Sarah Lynn McCoy, 28, was traveling west on Old Beatty Ford Road near Zion Church Road when she veered left across the road and her Mini Cooper overturned onto the passenger side. 
Authorities said McCoy, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was declared dead at the scene. 
Sgt. Kevin Blakley of the N.C. State Highway Patrol said McCoy had just left First Baptist Church of Gold Hill, where she was an active member, when the accident occurred about 7:15 p.m.