Durham man killed in single-car crash
Posted April 4
Updated April 5
Durham, N.C. — A Durham man died late Tuesday when his car hit a tree off Sprunt Avenue near Bellevue Avenue, police said.
The accident happened shortly after 11 p.m. when a westbound 2009 Nissan Versa driven by Santos Armando Funes-Rivera, 42, ran off the right side of the road and hit a tree, police said.
Funes-Rivera was alone in the vehicle.
Speed was a factor in the crash, according to investigators.
Sprunt Avenue was closed for several hours.