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Zebulon man dies on icy Nash County road

Posted January 3, 2009 11:09 a.m. EST
Updated January 4, 2009 7:16 a.m. EST

— State troopers said that ice caused single-vehicle wreck in Nash County that killed a Zebulon man early Saturday.

Stanley Massey, 63, was going south on Bryantown Road, near N.C. Highway 97, when he crossed a bridge covered in ice around 3:30 a.m., troopers said. Massey lost control of his vehicle, and it hit a tree.

Massey died from the impact, troopers said.

Troopers said alcohol was not a factor in the wreck.