Jeep driver dies following fiery crash in Fuquay-Varina

Wake County News

FUQUAY-VARINA, N.C. (WNCN)– One person is dead following an early morning crash in Fuquay-Varina.

It happened early Sunday morning on Angier Road near Atlantis Street.

Fuquay-Varina police said initial investigation shows a 2018 Jeep Wrangler was traveling on Angier Road when the driver failed to negotiate a curve. The Jeep then ran off the road and collided with a tree, causing it to catch fire.

Police said the driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

The name of the driver is being withheld while police contact the victim’s family.

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