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Elderly Couple Die In Accident

Posted April 10, 1996 7:00 a.m. EDT

— April 11, 1996 - 10:34 p.m. EDT

An 88-year-old man and his 83-year-old wife were killed in a Cumberland County traffic accident Wednesday afternoon.

The highway patrol says James Bunce drove into the path of an oncoming truck on Cumberland Road and was killed instantly in the collision.

His wife, Ruth, died later at a Fayettville hospital