UPDATE: One dead, one in life-threatening condition after rollover crash on US Highway 74 east

The crash happened on US-74 East, near Stella Drive, about half of a mile from the intersection of Highway 87 and Maco Road.
Turnover Wreck
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BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A call came in at 4:55 p.m. about a vehicle crash and rollover on Tuesday, June 7th.

The crash happened on US-74 East, near Stella Drive, about half of a mile from the intersection of Highway 87 and Maco Road.

It was a single vehicle crash with five people total inside the car, the driver being the only adult with four juvenile passengers.

The driver of the vehicle, Maria Dori Domingues (44) of Bladen County, lost control, went left into the median, and the vehicle rolled over several times.

She has been charged with Misdemeanor Death by Motor Vehicle, Failure to Maintain Lane Control, No Operators License and Failure to Secure Passenger Under 16.

Two juveniles were ejected from the vehicle, with one succumbing to their injuries at the hospital.

The other juvenile was left with critical, life-threatening injuries and is still in the hospital.

All of the people in the vehicle were taken to the hospital following the crash.

The three juveniles who were not ejected from the vehicle were wearing their seatbelts, and they are all said to have non-life-threatening injuries.

None of the names or the relationships of the passengers in the car have been released at this time.

We will release updates as the story continues to develop.

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