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One dead, another airlifted after truck hits tree in Columbus Co.

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.

Elderly bicyclist struck and killed by vehicle

A 74-year-old man was struck while riding his bicycle on Old Fayetteville Road near Woodburn Avenue in Leland.

One person dead after Brunswick County accident

One person is dead and two others injured after an accident on U.S. 74/76 just west of Leland. According to Highway Patrol, the accident happened around 4:00 Monday afternoon. Officials say a pickup truck flipped, sending two children to New Hanover Regional Medical Center. The driver was killed.

High school student killed in Bladen county crash

videoA car crash in Bladen county killed one teenager and sent two others to the hospital. Highway Patrol Trooper P.M. Sanders says William Humphrey, 17, of Fayetteville was killed. The Fayetteville Observer is reporting Humphrey was a junior at Cape Fear High School and a standout athlete.

One dead in BSL wreck

videoOne person is dead after a car crash in Boiling Spring Lakes. Police say the accident happened on East Boiling Spring Road between North Shore Drive and Nassau Drive.

Man hit and killed by driver passing school bus

video A man was hit and killed on Cedar Hill Road in Brunswick County this morning. Highway Patrol says a truck passed a school bus in a passing zone around 6 a.m. and hit 61-year-old Samuel Howard Peterson who was walking in the road.

Marine killed in motorcycle crash

video Jonathan Hatch, 22, sustained fatal injuries as a result of a motorcycle accident around 9:00 Saturday night.

Car accident kills Oak Island teen

An Oak Island teenager is dead after crashing his car. It happened on Hwy 133 near Orton Plantation in Brunswick County around 10:30 last night.

UPDATE: Fatal accident involving car and motorcycle

One person is dead after an accident near the 6400 block of Carolina Beach Road and Golden road in New Hanover County. It happened around 8 pm Thursday night.

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