Photo courtesy of Seth Lewis
A 22-year-old Bladenboro woman was killed Friday when she lost control of her vehicle on Marsh Road and was hit broadside by an oncoming vehicle. The woman, Shavonna G. Avent, was reportedly on her way home from work when the accident occured at about 11:30 p.m. The accident report claims that Avent was talking on her cell phone at the time of the accident. The driver of the other vehicle was transported to Southereastern Regional Medical Center in Lumberton.