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One Dead, One Injured In Fayetteville Accident

Posted September 20, 2005 8:25 a.m. EDT

— Authorities are investigating a deadly two-car collision in Fayetteville.

The accident happened around 11:20 p.m. Monday on Faison Avenue.

Police say 25-year-old Marrell Rucks was thrown from his Ford Mustang and died at the scene.

The driver of the other vehicle, 32-year-old Clarence Wright, was seriously injured and transported to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.

The accident is still under investigation by the Fayetteville Police Department's Traffic Unit.