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Fayetteville police identify crash victim

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Fayetteville police are investigating a fatal car crash early Sunday morning.

It happened about 1:15 a.m. on Morganton Road near Murray Fork Drive.

Police say Bobby Saunders, 69,  of the 6300 block of Greycliff Drive was driving a Cadillac that  crossed the centerline and hit the rear of a Jaguar heading the opposite direction. The Cadillac continued on and hit a Dodge Caliber head-on.

Saunders was rushed to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center with fatal injuries. His identity was released Sunday evening. 

The driver and passenger in the Dodge were critically injured, according to police.

The driver of the Jaguar was not hurt.

Police say the investigation of the accident is continuing.

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