2 ejected, killed in high-speed Wake County crash
ROLESVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) – Two people were ejected from their car and killed in a high-speed crash in Wake County Saturday night, a North Carolina State Highway Patrol official said.
CLICK TO VIEW 10 PHOTOS FROM THE SCENE AND A MAP OF THE AREAThe incident happened just before 9 p.m. on Fowler Road at Pulley Town Road about 2 miles southeast of Rolesville.
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A trooper was dispatched to a single-vehicle wreck at the location. According to officials, a 1998 Honda car had been speeding when it ran off the road to the right, struck a ditch, hit an embankment, then hit a fence and overturned. While the vehicle was flipping over, the driver and passenger were ejected.
The driver, identified as James Wyche, Jr., 31, of Wake Forest, was pronounced dead at the scene. The passenger, Revonte Arrington, 32, of Franklinton, was transported