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Update: Man charged with murder in Delco accident

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COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- A Leland man involved in two seperate accidents on Friday has been charged with two felonies for his role in the accident.

Highway Patrol says the first accident happened when a Cadillac Deville heading west on 74/76 hit a white van. A trooper says the Cadillac continued heading west until it cross the median and hit a Chevrolet HHR belonging to LabCorp nearly head-on.

Investigators say that 26-year-old Pierre Walker of Leland has been charged with 2nd degree murder, and habitual driving while intoxicated for his role in the death of 61-year-old Martha Mintz.

Troopers say that Walker did not have a license due to three previous DUI convictions.

It is suspected that Walker was under the influence of drugs at the time of the accident.

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