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Cary Man Killed In Crash

Posted August 15, 2001 10:41 a.m. EDT

— A former

Cary High School

student was killed in a single-vehicle crash along Highway 264 in Wilson County Tuesday.

The

state Highway Patrol

says that Tyson Whittington was travelling westbound around 12:30 p.m. when he lost control of his Honda SUV. The vehicle reportedly went into the median and overturned several times before stopping.

Whittington, who graduated last year and was a quarterback on Cary's football team, was the only person in car. He was reportedly returning from a visit to Greenville.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.