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Man Killed In Cumberland County Wreck

Posted January 5, 2004 7:10 a.m. EST

— One man is dead after an early morning wreck in Cumberland County Monday.

The wreck happened around 3:45 a.m. on Cliffdale Road just past Raleigh Road.

Highway Patrol troopers said a Mercedes driven by Frederick Rush, of Fayetteville, crossed the center line, hitting a Crown Victoria driven by Darryel Best. Best was killed.

Rush was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. He is charged with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle.