Fiery Edgecombe County N.C. Car Crash Death of Jaylin Dixon – Obituary
21-year-old Durham man, Jaylin Dixon, has died in a fiery Edgecombe County, North Carolina car crash that occurred on Bulluck School Road on Saturday, August 21, 2021. Police say the crash occurred at about 11:16 p.m. when Dixon crossed the centerline of Bulluck School Road and collided with a vehicle.
Official reports indicate that Dixon was driving a Toyota Camry going west on Bulluck School Road. At about 11:16 p.m., he veered over the centerline and crashed into a Buick Lacrosse that was driving in the opposite direction.
Both vehicles hit the other on the passenger side. Upon impact, Dixon’s car burst into flames.
Dixon died on the scene of the accident. Two women and two boys sustained different-degree injuries and two occupants of Dixon’s vehicle also suffered injuries. Several of the victims were taken to Nash UNC Health Care and others to different local hospitals.
Although investigations into the crash are still underway, alcohol has been listed as a possible factor.