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Durham County wreck leaves one dead, three injured

Posted October 13, 2011 7:53 a.m. EDT

— A single-vehicle wreck on U.S. Highway 501 in Durham County early Thursday killed one person and injured three others, state troopers said.

A vehicle ran off the road in the 9300 block of U.S. 501 in Bahama around 2 a.m., landed in a ditch and hit a tree, troopers said.

One passenger was thrown from the vehicle and died.

The driver and two other passengers were taken to a local hospital. Information about their conditions was not available.