Tom Haupert, who has lived in the West End for 26 years, examines the damage along the banks of Peters Creek after a crash at Hanes Park early Thursday that left a 29-year-old Mount Airy woman dead and a 22-year-old Yadkinville man critically injured.
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Posted: Thursday, December 15, 2011 8:13 am
A woman died and a man was critically injured early Thursday when their car went airborne into Hanes Park, flipped over and landed on the opposite side of Peters Creek, authorities said.
Rhiannon Nicole Rupert, 29, of 106 Caramel Lane in Mount Airy was ejected from the car. She was taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead from her injuries, police said.
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Thursday, December 15, 2011 8:13 am.