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Highway 17 back open after accident closes down lanes
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 12/08/2014 - 8:36am.

Highway 17 heading into Wilmington is back open after an accident near the Highway 421 split shut down the road as crews cleaned up the crash, according to Brunswick County dispatchers.

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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Brunswick County deputy injured in crash identified
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Tue, 11/25/2014 - 7:33pm.

The Brunswick County deputy involved in a traffic accident with a skidder Tuesday night was identified as Corporal Donald Baldry, according to the Brunswick County Sheriff's spokeswoman Emily Flax.

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Driver dies after crashing into log truck
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 09/11/2014 - 5:04pm.

A Lake Waccamaw man is dead after crashing into the back of a log truck.

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Man leaving court arrested after car chase
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/28/2014 - 2:34pm.

videoInvestigators in Bladen County say a man leaving court this morning led officers on a car chase. The Bladen County Sheriff's Office says Dwione Terrell Baxley, 31, is charged with felony fleeing to elude arrest, resisting a public officer and driving without an operator's license after a chase just after 10 a.m.

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UPDATE: Leland man dies after being pinned between burning vehicles on I-40
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:43am.

videoOne person is dead after being pinned between two burning vehicles and two others hurt after a crash last night on I-40 in Pender County.

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UPDATE: Stolen Elizabethtown police car results in high speed chase
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 07/07/2014 - 9:36am.

videoA man is behind bars under a $158,000 secured bond after investigators say he stole a police car and led them on a chase through two counties.

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ONLY ON 3: Girlfriend disgusted, officers cleared in Hampstead shooting death
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 06/23/2014 - 4:19pm.

videoThe District Attorney says a state trooper had a right to defend himself when he shot and killed a Hampstead man in April. Now a woman who says the man killed, Maynard Thomas, was the love of his life is speaking out.

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Search continues for driver in crash that severed passenger's arm
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/18/2014 - 4:23pm.

videoHighway Patrol is searching for a Wilmington driver involved in a crash on I-40 yesterday that severed his passenger's arm. The accident happened just before 6 p.m. Tuesday in Johnston County.

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Pedestrian hit and killed Thursday night identified
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/06/2014 - 2:41pm.

videoA pedestrian killed Thursday night on Carolina Beach Road was identified today as Gerald Duwayne Lemoine, 56, according to the State Highway Patrol.

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UPDATE: Man killed while crossing Carolina Beach Rd.
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Thu, 06/05/2014 - 9:08pm.

Highway Patrol has confirmed one man is dead after trying to cross the road at the 5300 block of Carolina Beach Road near the Lowes Foods and Burger King.

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