By Associated Press - Saturday, September 12, 2020

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Police in North Carolina have cited a woman in a head-on collision that led to the death of an 18-month-old boy days later.

Durham police said the crash happened on Sept. 2. They said 48-year-old Miriam Parker of Durham was driving a 2012 Ford Fusion the wrong way on a dual lane highway and crashed head-on into a 2006 Cadillac Escalade driven by 62-year-old Manley Mitchell of Durham.

The toddler, Jeremiah Scott, was a passenger in Parker’s vehicle. He died as a result of his injuries.

On Saturday, police sad Parker was cited for misdemeanor death by vehicle, driving the wrong way on a dual lane highway, driving without a license, failure to reduce speed to avoid a collision and child restraint violations.

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