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One person killed in Benson car crash

Posted November 1, 2020 8:43 a.m. EST
Updated November 1, 2020 7:54 p.m. EST

— One person was killed in a car crash in Benson just before midnight on Saturday.

The crash happened near Tarheel Road in Johnston County. Troopers said a small passenger car left the roadway on the right and went airborne into a large pine tree. Officials say that speed was a factor in the crash.

Sunday afternoon, officials said the person who died was Jesus Arturo-Sanchez, 29, from Four Oaks.

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