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Wrightsville Avenue

Power outage after car crashes into utility pole

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videoA power outage hit several homes near the 5900 block of Wrightsville Avenue in Wilmington Monday night. Police said a car crashed into a utility pole around 9 p.m. and knocked down power lines which cut off electricity to some homes. Full story...
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Memorial for hit and run victim removed

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videoAfter 27-year-old cyclist Zachary Paul Tyler was killed in a hit and run accident near the 7000 block of Wrightsville Avenue earlier this June, a memorial stood in his honor. Now, the spot where Zachary died is bare. "Zachary had only died right here less than a week, and the NCDOT came and removed it," said mother Beverly Tyler. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Vehicle believed involved in fatal hit-and-run found

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videoThe vehicle believed to have been involved in a hit-and-run that killed a bicyclist last night has been located and brought in as evidence, according to New Hanover County Dispatch. The car reportedly was abandoned near the corner of Marsh Hawk Ct and Duck Hawk Ct in Wilmington. Full story...
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Surprise home makeover for Marine coming home

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video A local marine is coming home from overseas Tuesday to a surprise home makeover. The executive producers of "Home Again" have done backyard renovations on the marine's home whil ehe has been away at war. Full story...
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Police searching for driver after hit-and-run with bicyclist

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Police are looking for a newer model silver Nissan Altima with damage to its left side rear door, in connection with the hit-and-run that happened at Wrightsville and MacMillan avenues Wednesday afternoon. Full story...
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Traffic Alert: Wrightsville Ave. closure caused by water main break

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According to Cape Fear Public Utility, the 7000 Block of Wrightsville Avenue to Eastwood Road closed around 6:00 this morning, while crews facilitate a water main break. Full story...
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Company hired for Wrightsville Ave. construction files for bankruptcy

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The Department of Transportation hired Main Line Construction to improve Wrightsville Avenue near Independence. The company was in the middle of creating two new turn lanes to help relieve congestion. But Tuesday the company filed for bankruptcy. Full story...
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Wilmington holds workshop around plans for Wrightsville Avenue

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The City of Wilmington held its second public workshop Tuesday night about the future development of Wrightsville Avenue. The current plan for Wrightsville Avenue was adopted in 1990, but over the last 19 years the road has undergone several changes.

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