Authorities identified 25-year-old Jose Vargas Valdez as the man who lost his life following a traffic collision on US 93 earlier this month.
The fatal two-vehicle accident took place at approximately 2:34 p.m. near mile marker 60, north of Apex on December 2. According to the investigation reports, a tractor-trailer and another vehicle were involved in the wreck.
Officials confirmed that Valdez died of blunt force injuries in the crash. The events that have led up to the accident remain unknown at this time. No other details have been provided by the officials.
An investigation into the crash is continuing.
December 23, 2021