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Fiery Franklin County Crash Kills 1

Posted July 1, 2004 6:46 a.m. EDT

— One person is dead following a fiery wreck in Youngsville early Thursday.

The Highway Patrol says the single-vehicle wreck happened around 2:50 a.m. on Tarboro Road. They say the vehicle ran off the road, hit a ditch, became airborne and crashed, bursting into flames.

The driver, whose name has not been released, was killed.