Highway Patrol Investigates Traffic Fatality in Moore County

Feb. 11, 2014 @ 08:28 PM

At approximately 2:05 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, the Highway Patrol responded to a single vehicle collision on Sand Pitt Road near Rowe Road just outside of the city limits of Aberdeen. Early indications are that this may be weather related.

A preliminary investigation has revealed that the driver, identified as Viacente Osvaldo Castillo Gonzalez, 24, of Robbins, was traveling southwest on Sand Pitt Road when he lost control on a snow covered roadway. The vehicle traveled onto the right shoulder where it overcorrected and struck a tree, killing the front right passenger. The passenger has been identified as Breanna Lynn Tile, 23, of Carthage. The driver was transported to Moore Regional Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Charges are pending in this case.