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One Killed In Clayton Wreck

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CLAYTON, N.C. — A woman is dead after an early-morning accident in Clayton.

Troopers said Angela Preddy was driving on

Gordon Road

east of Clayton around 1 a.m. when she lost control on a curve. Preddy was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle.

Preddy died shortly afterward. The passenger, Manuel Garcia, is in fair condition at WakeMed.

Authorities have not determined if speed was a factor in the accident, but alcohol was not involved.