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Man killed in roll-over accident in Brunswick County

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BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - One person was killed in a single car accident around 7:15 Thursday night, according to officials in Brunswick County.

Authorities say Preston Maximin, 38, was traveling west on East Boiling Spring Road when he lost control of his 1998 Jeep Cherokee near the intersection of North Lake Shore Drive and Nassau Drive.

The vehicle rolled over before striking several trees. Maximin was pronounced dead on the scene.

Speed is believed to have been a factor but there is no indication alcohol was involved.

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