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Funeral Arrangements Set for Apex Teen Killed in I-95 Accident

Posted June 25, 2007 1:39 p.m. EDT
Updated June 25, 2007 2:22 p.m. EDT

— Funeral arrangements are set for an Apex teen who died in a weekend accident on Interstate 95.

Kyle Byrd died Saturday when a tractor-trailer traveling on the interstate passed by his family's pickup truck, causing a wind disturbance. Authorities said the truck overturned, killing Byrd. According to the state Highway Patrol, Byrd was wearing his seat belt.

A visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Apex Funeral Home, located at 550 W. Williams St.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the family's home church, Salem Baptist Church, in Apex.