FORSYTH COUNTY, NC. (THECOUNT) — James Darryl Fulton, of Walnut Cove, North Carolina, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Friday vehicle crash in Forsyth County.

Fulton, 60, was killed in a two-vehicle crash near Rural Hall late Friday afternoon.


According to reports, Fulton was operating a passenger vehicle on NC-65 near Rural Hall, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 3:30 p.m. Friday. The vehicle then re-entered the roadway and came into contact with a van operated by 40-year-old Carrie Ann Simpkins, of Pine Hall.

Simpkins and four minor passengers were transported to an area hospital with unknown non-life threatening injuries.

Fulton was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma 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.