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Two people killed in crash in Pender County

According to Trooper Sutton with the North Carolina Highway Patrol, the crash happened just before 8 a.m. on U.S. 117 near Old Savannah Road. 

Trooper sidelined over Instagram post about police brutality

State Highway Patrol Sgt. Michael Baker tells The News and Observer that the agency is investigating Sgt. Jonathan K. Whitley, who's been a trooper since 1996.

Woman shot by NC trooper officers on I-40 dies

A driver shot by a North Carolina trooper and deputy investigating a crash on the interstate has died.
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Man dies in motorcycle crash in Columbus Co. Sunday afternoon

A man died in a motorcycle accident on Rough and Ready Road in Columbus County Sunday afternoon about four miles outside of Chadbourn.

NC trooper shoots woman on interstate after crash

Authorities say a North Carolina state trooper shot and killed an armed woman as he investigated a wreck on the interstate.

NC trooper shoots driver after confrontation

Authorities have identified a North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper who shot a driver to death during an "armed confrontation" when he fled following a traffic stop.
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2 killed, 1 injured in Pender County crash

First Sgt. King with The Highway Patrol said two people are dead and one is injured in an accident near Currie Saturday night.
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2 airlifted with serious injuries after crash shuts down traffic on I-40

The Highway Patrol said two people are facing life threatening injuries after an accident on I-40 Sunday night.

The Highway Patrol urges caution as school buses return to the road

The North Carolina State Highway Patrol would like to remind motorists to be patient and exercise caution on the road.

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