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Fuquay-Varina Man Killed In Wreck

Posted January 3, 2002 4:02 a.m. EST

— A Fuquay-Varina man was killed after losing control of his car in Wake County early Wednesday morning.

Troopers said that the victim is 31-year-old Romulus Gonzalez. The accident happened around 12:30 a.m.

Officers said that Gonzalez was traveling south on Lake Wheeler Road near Ten Ten Road when he lost control of his vehicle and ran off the road. They said that the vehicle rolled over several times before stopping.

They said that Gonzalez, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was thrown from the car.