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Man Killed When Car Drives Off Beltline, Crashes Into Tree

Posted July 5, 2003 7:50 a.m. EDT

— Police say they aren't sure what caused a deadly crash Friday in Raleigh.

Clarence Tilghman, 62, was on the Inner Beltline near the Western Blvd exit when he lost control of his vehicle, sideswiped a van and went into the woods, hitting a tree.

Police don't believe alcohol was a factor in the crash, and the investigation continues.