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Two Die in Chatham Crash

Posted November 13, 1996 12:00 a.m. EST

— Two people are dead and two are in the hospital after a late night crash in Chatham County.

Troopers say the driver of a Subaru station wagon heading south on US 15-501 near Jordan Lake lost control of his vehicle. The station wagon hit a Honda Accord in the northbound lane head-on.

A man and a woman in the station wagon died at the scene. They have been identified as David Symes, 35, and his wife, Sherry, also 35.

The two occupants of the other car are in the hospital with broken bones. They have been identified as Chris Horten, 33, and Harry Wilson, Jr., 18. Horten and Wilson are both from Sanford. They are listed in stable condition.