FORSYTH COUNTY, NC. (THECOUNT) — Holly Hinson, of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, has been identified as the victim in a Tuesday afternoon fatal two-vehicle crash in Forsyth County.

Hinson, 35, vice principal at Lexington Senior High School, was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Winston-Salem near Smith Reynolds Airport on Tuesday afternoon.


According to the Winston-Salem officials, Hinson was traveling as a passenger in a Honda Pilot being in the 3900 Block of North Liberty Street, when a Jeep Laredo, operated by a 53-year old man, crossed centerlines and into opposing lanes around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. The vehicles collided head-on.

Hinson was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The drivers of both vehicles were transported to area hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Forsyth County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 350,670, making it the fourth-most populous county in North Carolina. Its county seat is Winston-Salem – Wikipedia.