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On the Roads

NC Highway Patrol cracking down on speeders

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videoThe North Carolina Highway Patrol is warning drivers that troopers will be out in force over the next week looking for speeders and other dangerous drivers. Full story...
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Police looking for driver of 18-wheeler that hit bicyclist, kept going

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video Police are investigating an early-morning crash after they say an 18-wheeler hit a bicyclist, knocking him to the ground, before driving away. Full story...
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Crash involving patrol cars, 18-wheeler shuts down lanes in Leland

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Several cars crashed in Leland earlier this morning, shutting down lanes in the area, after dispatchers say a tractor trailer slammed into two empty patrol cars. Full story...
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WBPD raises bridge to trap reckless driver

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videoFebruary’s in Wrightsville Beach are generally slow, but say one man quickly changed all of that with a joy-ride around the island. Full story...
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Ice freezes some local deliveries, accelerates others

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video With many of the roads in Southeastern North Carolina resembling ice rinks some companies have decided the risk of driving isn’t worth the reward, but that’s not stopping restaurants from delivering any way they can. Full story...
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Road conditions deteriorate as night falls

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video The temperature has yet to get above freezing, but crews are giving it their all to make sure the major roads in Southeastern North Carolina stay open. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Checking out icy roads we find man passed out in median

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video After hearing reports that Snow’s Cut Bridge had iced over our crews found a man incapacitated in the median on Carolina Beach Road. Full story...
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Residents evacuated, roads closed after construction crews strike gas line

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Some Wilmington residents have been evacuated and several roads closed down after construction crews struck a gas line just after noon today. Wilmington fire crews are on the scene of the leak at the intersection of 13th and Glenn Streets, where some roads are blocked because of the repairs underway. Full story...
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NCDOT apologizes for inappropriate traffic alert messages

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videoThe North Carolina Department of Transportation is apologizing for a series of inappropriate traffic alert messages. Full story...
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Police: Man arrested in BMW lot after causing car to flip over another

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Police say a man who hit several cars after leaving a Wilmington Hooters last night now faces multiple charges following his arrest in the Schaeffer BMW parking lot. Police say one of the drivers that was hit was taken to the hospital for injuries from the crash. Full story...
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CFPUA: Water main break causes traffic impacts, boil water advisory

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videoCape Fear Public Utility Authority crews are working to repair a water main break that may impact your morning commute. Full story...
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One dead, another airlifted after truck hits tree in Columbus Co.

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One man is dead and another is airlifted after a truck hit a tree in Columbus County early Monday morning. Troopers say a truck heading northbound on NC 242 hit a ditch embankment, then struck a tree near Princess Ann Road. Full story...
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Motorcycle crashes after crossing Cape Fear Memorial Bridge

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A motorcycle carrying at least one passenger on the back crashed into the woods just after crossing over the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge Sunday night. Full story...
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Wilmington woman dies in crash after overturning SUV

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A Wilmington woman is dead after she lost control going around a curve early Wednesday. Byrd was coming out of a curve when she ran off the road and lost control, causing her small SUV to overturn in the middle of the roadway. Full story...
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Detoured 75 mph NC bill revived as study

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An effort that was detoured in the House to raise the speed limit on some North Carolina roads to 75 mph may be restarted in the form of a study. Full story...
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