The preliminary investigation into yesterday’s traffic fatality at the intersection of Ramsey Street and I-295 has revealed that a Chevrolet pick-up truck driven by 57-year old Robert Brigman of 6874 Southwest Street in Falcon was traveling northbound on Ramsey Street when his vehicle crossed over the center line causing it to strike a Ford van head on. The van was being operated by 72-year old James Reeves of 1498 Butter Branch Drive.
Mr. Reeves was airlifted to UNC Chapel Hill with serious injuries. Mr. Brigman, died at the scene of the accident.
Next of kin have been notified and there is no further information to be released.