Durham Police Investigate Fatal Crash
Durham police are investigating a single-vehicle fatal crash that happened around 6:45 a.m. today on North Roxboro Street near Monk Road.
Willie Lee Ramsey, 60, of Roxboro was driving a 2004 GMC Yukon south on North Roxboro Street when he lost control of the vehicle. The Yukon went off the right side of the road and collided with a tree and an embankment. The vehicle then flipped onto the driver’s side and came to rest in the southbound travel lanes of North Roxboro Street, according to investigators.
Ramsey, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.