Wreck kills72-year-old


First Posted: 11/11/2011

Staff report

LUMBERTON — A 72-year-old Lumberton man was killed Thursday when his car crossed the center line and collided with another vehicle, according to the state Highway Patrol.

Wilbur Winston Ivey, of Tar Heel Road, was killed in the accident that occurred on Tar Heel Road at about 5:20 p.m., troopers said.

Ivey was traveling east on Tar Heel Road about eight miles east of Lumberton when his vehicle crossed the center line and collided with a vehicle traveling west, troopers said.

The driver of the second vehicle suffered injuries in the crash; however, that person’s name and the severity of the injuries were not available.

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