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Driver in Fair Condition After Crash, Charges Pending

Posted February 12, 2008 7:12 a.m. EST

Traffic Accident (generic)

— Charges were pending against a driver whose car crossed the center line, hit a tree and caught fire in Lee County Monday night.

Crews took Jonathan Ammons, 19, to UNC Hospitals by helicopter. He was listed in fair condition.

The wreck happened near Sanford on Colon Road near U.S. 1. Troopers said they believe speed was a factor.