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Single-Car Accident Kills Raleigh Man

Posted November 30, 2002 11:29 a.m. EST

— A car accident early Friday morning killed 25-year-old Sidney Jones III of Raleigh.

According to police, alcohol was a factor in the crash that occurred around 2:30 a.m. on Howard Road between Ray and Creedmoor roads.

Police said Jones was traveling west when his vehicle crossed the center line, ran off the roadway and crashed into a ditch.

Jones was pronounced dead at the scene.