Drunk Driving
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Halloween has scary history of drinking and driving
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Fri, 10/31/2014 - 3:25pm.

videoWilmington police and deputies urge Halloween celebrations to be fun, and safe.

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NC: 2,757 Labor Day drunken driving arrests
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/16/2014 - 2:53pm.

State officials say nearly 2,800 people were arrested for drunken driving during North Carolina's "Booze It & Lose It" Labor Day campaign.

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Former Marine faces Charlotte murder trial
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Fri, 09/05/2014 - 6:15pm.

A former Marine from Charlotte is scheduled for trial this month in an alcohol related wreck that killed a woman nearly three years ago. The Charlotte Observer reported that 34-year-old Eric Jonathan Cox is charged with second-degree murder for the wreck.

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Hawaii woman sentenced in DUI death of Wrightsville Beach student
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 8:14am.

Emotions ran high and tears flowed Friday at the sentencing of a 41-year-old Volcano woman who was under the influence of alcohol and several drugs when she struck and killed a 20-year-old bicyclist with her pickup truck last year.

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Carolina Beach officer commended for actions before and after fatal hit & run
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 10:17pm.

A Carolina Beach police officer was awarded for his involvement in a fatal hit and run last year.

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Woman tries to escape prison months before release
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/07/2013 - 8:36pm.

video Onslow County Sheriff Deputies arrested a woman who escaped from an Edgecombe County prison just months before her scheduled release.

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Two Brunswick County drivers plead guilty to separate crashes
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/07/2013 - 4:52pm.

videoTwo Brunswick County residents, who faced charges stemming from separate crashes, pleaded guilty Wednesday.

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Ex-Camp Lejeune Marine sentenced for crash that killed sister in Maine
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 07/30/2013 - 8:14am.

A former Camp Lejeune Marine has been sentenced to four years in prison for a drunken-driving crash that killed his sister and her boyfriend in Maine.

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NTSB wants to lower alcohol limits from .08 to .05
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 05/14/2013 - 3:53pm.

video The National Transportation Safety Board has recommended the legal blood alcohol content for drivers be lowered from .08 to .05. The NTSB hopes to cut the nearly 10,000 deaths every year related to drunk driving.

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Azalea concerts could tax taxi service
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Thu, 04/11/2013 - 5:51pm.

videoWith thousands of people expected to fill the streets of Downtown Wilmington this weekend you would think most cab drivers would be excited about the extra business but that's not the case.

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