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Man dies in wreck on Winters Road near Bailey

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BAILEY — A southern Nash County father of four died Saturday in a single-car crash, authorities confirmed Tuesday.

Hector Leonardo Garcia, 30, of Doughtie Road near Bailey, died in a wreck on Winters Road sometime before 2 a.m., according to a dispatcher with the N.C. State Highway Patrol.

Garcia’s vehicle went off road, and he was partially ejected. He was not wearing a seatbelt, according to the Highway Patrol.

Garcia had four children and four siblings, according to an obituary published by The Wilson Times.