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Fort Bragg Soldier Dies In One-Car Crash

Posted July 8, 2006 2:10 a.m. EDT

— Fayetteville police are investigating an overnight wreck that killed a Fort Bragg soldier.

Police said 22 year-old James Christopher Hosbrough was driving a 2001 Acura Integra northbound on McPherson Drive near Colton Drive around 11 p.m. when he lost control, ran off the right side of the road, and struck a utility pole, road signs, and a tree.

Police said Hosborough died at the scene of the wreck. Authorities said speed was a factor.

Hosbrough was a member of the 82nd Airborne.