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Fayetteville Teen Dies From Injuries From Racing Accident

Posted July 18, 2005

— A teenager has died from injuries he suffered in a crash in Fayetteville last week.

Fayetteville police said Andrew Gene Collins was involved in a head-on collision on July 12.

Investigators said Collins was racing when he swerved to pass a car on Ramsey Street and lost control.

Collins died over the weekend.

Collins' passenger, Sean Leggett, was treated and released from a local hospital. A woman in another car was injured, but is OK.

No charges are expected to be filed.


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