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One Dead, One Injured In Wake Accident

Posted July 19, 2005 6:25 a.m. EDT

— Investigators say speed and alcohol were factors in a deadly accident in Wake County overnight.

Officers say James Reiland, of Garner, lost control of his car along Auburn Church Road around 11:45 p.m. Monday. The car then hit an embankment and several trees before landing on its back.

Reiland was pronounced dead on the scene.

A passenger is in the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.