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One Dead After Car Lands In Fayetteville Creek

Posted December 15, 2004 2:34 a.m. EST

— One person is dead after an accident in Fayetteville Wednesday morning.

Police said Berkley Lamarr-Deon Garris, 28, was killed in the single-car collision that occurred on Shaw Road between Bragg Boulevard and Murchison Road at about 7:30 a.m.

Investigators said it appeared the vehicle ran off of the right side of the road and collided with a pole, causing the vehicle to flip upside down and land into the creek.

Garris was alone in the vehicle.

The cause of the accident is not yet known.