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Driver dies in Fayetteville wreck

Posted March 29, 2009 6:01 a.m. EDT
Updated March 29, 2009 6:50 a.m. EDT

— The driver of a 2000 Chevrolet Blazer died when it ran off Morganton Road and struck a tree early Sunday, police said.

The wreck occurred just west of McFayden Drive around 2:50 a.m. The driver, whose name was withheld pending notification of family, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police were continuing to investigate but said that speed might have been a factor in the wreck.