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Wake County Man Faces More Charges

Posted November 18, 1998 6:00 a.m. EST

— Additional charges have been filed against a Wake County man in connection with a double-fatality wreck.

Troopers say that in addition to charges of DWI and driving without a license, Francisco Melendez will face two counts of involuntary manslaughter.

The Halloween night accident claimed the lives of two Wake Forest-Rolesville students.

Tim Barrows, 15, and Scott Miller, 16, died in the crash on Highway 401, south of Rolesville.