2 killed in high-speed crash in North Carolina

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(WTVD)

WAKE COUNTY, N.C. — Two people were killed in a single-car crash in Wake County on Saturday night, according to WTVD.

North Carolina State Highway Patrol said the 1998 Honda was travelling at a high rate of speed around 8:45 p.m. on Fowler Road near Wendell.

The Honda ran off the road into a ditch embankment and fence, flipped several times, and ejected both the driver and the passenger.

The driver, 30-year-old James Arthur Wycherley Jr. of Wake Forest, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The passenger, 22-year-old Revonte Donquel Arrington of Franklinton, was taken to the hospital where he later died. The crash is still under investigation.