Frances House, 83, and her husband Billie, 85, were driving westbound on Lynn Road when the accident happened. The couple was crossing the intersection at Valley Drive when their car was struck by a van carrying students.
The News Observer reports that Frances House suffered from life-threatening injuries in the crash and was transported to WakeMed Hospital. She was listed in critical condition as of Wednesday. There was no information regarding the condition of the van driver or Billie House. None of the children on board the van were injured in the crash.
The transportation van was owned by Reese Transit Inc., reports The News Observer.
The following information is provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA):