Two die in Sunday crash

An early morning car crash on Hallsboro Road left two people dead Sunday.

The Highway Patrol reported that Tomeka Bradford and James Strickland were killed when a Mercedes automobile driven by Bradford blew a tire. The crash occurred near Whitehall Road shortly before 5 a.m., according to Trooper B. Reeves of the Patrol.

The crash was the second fatal crash of the year, and the second within a week. One man died in a crash on N.C. 410 near Chadbourn Thursday.

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