Man Charged In I-85 Wreck That Killed Mebane Woman

RALEIGH, N.C. -- NC Highway Patrol says a man faces multiple charges in a crash that killed a Mebane woman this week. 

The wreck happened on Tuesday on I-85 south near mile marker 165 in Orange County. Troopers say a passenger van traveled off the right shoulder and hit the back of a tractor trailer which was parked, then the van went on to hit a pick-up truck, causing it to flip over. 

Troopers say 35-year-old Lisa Nicole Parker of Mebane was in that passenger van and died after the crash. The driver, Robert Jason Mace of Graham, was charged felony death by motor vehicle, felony serious injury by motor vehicle, DWI, careless and reckless driving, failure to maintain lane control, and improper passing. 

The driver of the pick-up truck was treated for non-life threatening injuries. 

 

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