Heartbreaking news to report today, as a pregnant woman and her unborn child passed away on July 4.

According to ABC 11, the woman was driving in Zebulon, North Carolina yesterday around 8 a.m., when she crashed into another vehicle.

Police, who arrived at the scene moments after the crash, say the woman crossed over the center lane while driving — Striking the other vehicle.

At the time the accident occurred, the pregnant woman was driving with her two young children in the backseat of the car.

The children, a boy and girl, were transported to a nearby hospital.

At this time, the condition of the children is not known.

Upon arrival, medics on scene confirmed the woman and her unborn child had passed away as a result of the impact.

The driver of the other vehicle involved in the collision sustained a broken leg during the ordeal.

Please keep the woman’s family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

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