Driver killed in single-vehicle wreck
Posted June 11, 2009
Wendell, N.C. — One person was killed in a single-vehicle wreck Thursday evening on Riley Hill Road near Broughton Road, the state Highway Patrol said.
Authorities said the vehicle was traveling at a high speed when it ran off of the left side of the road, overturned and hit a tree around 8:20 p.m.
The driver, whose name has not been released, died on impact.
Authorities said there was no evidence alcohol was involved.