Wake Forest woman dies Friday in accident on I-540

From staff reportsOctober 7, 2013 

— A man injured in a car-pedestrian accident that killed a woman Friday night on Interstate 540 was reported to be in good condition Monday at WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh.

Lauren Gervig, 25, of Wake Forest was killed in the accident, according to the Highway Patrol, while Lenny Reyes, who had been in the car with her, was hurt.

Reyes was reported to be in good condition, a WakeMed representative said.

The driver of the car that hit them while they were putting gas into their car on the edge of the road on the eastbound side of the highway was charged with misdemeanor death by vehicle, state troopers said.

Paul Jugo, 55, of 720 Timber Lanes Drive in Louisburg was charged, the Highway Patrol said.

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