Speed blamed in single-car crash that killed Durham driver

From staff reportsJanuary 14, 2013 

— Police said speed appeared to be a factor in a one-car crash that killed Jason Chisholm Thresher, 27, of Durham on Saturday evening.

Thresher’s Nissan 350Z went off West Carver Street near Faison Road and hit a tree, according to police.

He was not wearing a seat belt and was pinned in the car, investigators said.

The accident happened about 7:45 p.m. Saturday.

Police said their investigation was continuing.

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