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Apex woman dies in wreck

Posted May 13, 2011 10:16 a.m. EDT

— A 24-year-old woman died in a two-vehicle wreck in Apex Thursday evening, police Capt. Anne Stephens said.

A preliminary investigation shows that Jessica Meza, of Apex, ran a stop sign at Lake Pine Drive and Old Raleigh Road around 6:30 p.m., Stephens said. Meza's Mazda collided with a truck.

Meza was killed in the wreck. Her husband, 29-year-old Angel Soto, suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

The truck driver and passenger were not injured.

Stephens said that speed was also a factor in the wreck. No charges have been filed.