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Zebulon Man Dies in Wreck

Posted April 7, 2008 6:43 a.m. EDT

Traffic Accident (generic)

— A Zebulon man died in a wreck Sunday in Wayne County.

Robert Herndon, 48, died when he crashed on Red Hill Road, near Eureka, authorities said.

Troopers say he crossed the center line, hit a bridge railing, overturned and ended up in a ditch. He was not wearing his seat belt, investigators said.

No one reported the wreck until about 10 hours after it happened.