Stokesdale, NC (June 13, 2020) – The State Highway Patrol has identified the victims of a deadly car accident that took place on Friday, June 13th on US 220.
According to authorities, 43-year-old Matthew Scott Fralin, of Madison, and 52-year-old Kimberly Ann Maliadis, of Stokesdale, were killed in the crash.
Police say that Fralin was traveling southbound in a 2011 Honda when he left his lane of travel after hitting a concrete divider. His car veered across the median and into the northbound lanes where he collided with a vehicle driven by Maliadis. Fralin’s vehicle continued on and struck a 2016 Honda SUV driven by 25-year-old Alec Zotov. Zotov suffered serious injuries and was taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
The crash is still under investigation at this time.
We would like to offer our condolences to the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim. We hope for a full recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents in North Carolina
Car accidents occur every day in North Carolina. While many North Carolina car accidents are minor, some are more serious and even catastrophic. Innocent victims may simply be in the wrong place at the wrong time when they are involved in a crash. Sadly, many car accident victims are killed or injured in crashes that were not their fault.
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