1 dead in Wake County wreck

— One person died early Thursday morning in a car crash on Fayetteville Road near Ten Ten Road in Raleigh, officials said.

Officials with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol said a second person was in the vehicle but left the scene.

Deputies from the Wake County Sheriff’s Office were also on scene shortly after the wreck happened around 2 a.m.

The identity of the person who died was not released.

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