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Person killed in wreck off Interstate 540 near Knightdale

Posted March 17, 2010 1:02 a.m. EDT

— A person was killed Tuesday afternoon when their car wrecked off Interstate 540 near Knightdale, authorities said.

The car crashed through a barrier, went airborne and landed in some trees just before 3 p.m.

The victim’s name has not been released.

Authorities were still investigating the cause of the wreck late Tuesday.