Raleigh, NC (January 01, 2021) – Two people were killed during a car accident in which the car caught fire on Interstate 40 in Raleigh on Tuesday, December 29th.
The one-vehicle crash took place at about 10:30 p.m. near the exit for Gorman Street.
Rolando Dircio, a resident of Raleigh, was driving on the interstate when, for reasons that have yet to be determined, he lost control of his car, left the paved portion of the roadway, and collided with a tree.
On impact, the car erupted into flames, resulting in the deaths of Dircio and an unidentified male passenger.
All lanes of traffic in the area were closed for about four hours while police investigated.
Driver impairment is not believed to be a factor in this accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim, Mr. Rolando Dircio, at this time.
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