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Durham police probe fatal one-vehicle wreck

Posted July 20, 2009 2:20 p.m. EDT
Updated July 20, 2009 6:28 p.m. EDT

— Police were investigating a fatal one-vehicle wreck that occurred Monday morning on Hope Valley Road, near Chelsea Circle.

Officers found Charles Wilson Knowles, 90, of Hope Valley Road, dead behind the wheel of a small truck at about 11:25 a.m. Monday, police said. He apparently veered off the road, striking an embankment, police said.

The case remains under investigation.