Head-on crash in Orange County claims two lives

From staff reportsApril 1, 2013 

— Two people died Saturday night in a head-on collision on Old N.C. 10 southeast of Hillsborough, and the Highway Patrol said one was burned too badly in a resulting fire to be identified at the scene.

The crash happened about 10:30 p.m. near the intersection with New Hope Church Road, troopers said.

One victim was identified as Dixie Shively, but her age and specific address in Durham County were unavailable.

The other victim will be identified by the state Medical Examiner’s Office, troopers said.

Investigators said one car crossed the center line of the two-lane road, but they have not released which vehicle it was.

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