Hit and Run
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Driver flees from fatal one-car wreck in Durham
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Thu, 11/27/2014 - 11:40pm.

Police say the driver and a passenger of a car that wrecked on a Durham freeway ran from the crash, leaving behind one of their passengers who would later die. Investigators said in a news release that a Honda Civic registered in South Carolina lost control while speeding on NC 147 around 9:15 p.m. Wednesday and crashed into a guardrail.

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NEW DETAILS: Delivery driver facing charges in fatal hit-and-run
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Tue, 10/14/2014 - 4:59pm.

videoA man accused of a hit-and-run crash that left a Wilmington man dead over the weekend made his first court appearance today.

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Man arrested for deadly hit and run
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 10/13/2014 - 9:43pm.

Wilmington Police have made an arrest in this weekend's fatal hit and run. Richard Pait, 24, of Bladenboro is booked in the New Hanover County jail on a $20,000 bond.

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Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash identified
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 10/12/2014 - 7:11pm.

Wilmington Police have released the name of a man killed in a hit-and-run crash last night.

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Police looking for driver, car after pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 10/11/2014 - 10:27pm.

videoA Wilmington man is dead after a hit-and-run crash tonight on Military Cutoff Road. Wilmington Police say the 58-year-old man was pushing a shopping cart across the 200 block of Military Cutoff Road at 8:39 p.m. when he was hit by a small, dark-colored sedan.

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NC man charged in teenager's hit-and-run death
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Wed, 09/24/2014 - 8:15pm.

Authorities say a Clayton man has been charged in the hit-and-run death of a 13-year-old boy waiting for a school bus at his home. Multiple media outlets report 28-year-old Efren Vences was in court on Wednesday, and he apologized for the death of Keith Jones. Vences is charged with felony hit-and-run and misdemeanor death by a motor vehicle.

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WPD: Man behind bars on birthday after grabbing woman, hitting police car
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Tue, 07/15/2014 - 3:18pm.

videoA Wilmington man spent his birthday behind bars after being arrested yesterday. Oscar Castro, 24, appeared in court today after he was arrested last night on multiple charges including sexual battery.

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Hit-and-run victim dies, police search for SUV that hit him
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 9:04am.

videoA Wilmington man is dead and police are looking for the driver of the SUV they say hit and killed him last night on Market Street.

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Man arrested in hit and run accident that severed passenger's arm
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 07/08/2014 - 8:10am.

videoA Wilmington man is behind bars under a $100,000 bond after police arrested him on a warrant from Johnston County. Last month police say Brad Venticinque,31, was driving west on I-40 when he hit the median, overcorrected and hit a guard wire severing the arm of his passenger Zachary Hunter, 19, also of Wilmington.

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Police investigating after hit and run crash near UNCW campus
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 06/25/2014 - 8:05am.

Police are investigating after dispatchers say officers responded to the scene of a hit and run crash at a Wilmington intersection early this morning.

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