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Two Killed in Train-Truck Accident

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

— One person is dead and another in the hospital in the wake of a tragic accident just outside of Fuquay-Varina.

Witnesses say that 74-year-old James Smith most likely did not see the train coming when he went to cross the tracks.

Smith was killed, and his wife, Nina, is in serious but stable condition at Wake Medical Center.