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Highway Patrol Identify Man In Orange County Crash

Posted June 22, 2005 6:03 a.m. EDT

— Highway patrol troopers have identified the man killed in a car crash in Orange County.

The accident happened before 8 p.m. Tuesday on Interstate 40 between Old N.C. 86 and New Hope Church Road.

The driver, 24-year-old Juan Aleman, was thrown from his car and pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers said he over-corrected before driving across both lanes of traffic and hitting some median barriers.