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Jose Luis Piedra-Valdez Killed in Zebulon NC Hit-and-Run Crash

A gentleman named Jose Luis Piedra-Valdez was tragically killed on Sunday night in a hit-and-run crash in Zebulon, North Carolina.  The crash happened around 8:00 pm on West Gannon Avenue.  According to available information, a GMC Yukon tried to pass a Chevrolet car  as they were headed eat on West Gannon Avenue.  As the Yukon was passing the Chevrolet car, it hit the side of the Chevrolet and then hit a Honda Civic head-on.

Mr. Piedra-Valdez was driving the Honda.  He was taken to Wakemed but did not survive his injuries.  He was 38 years old and had three young children and he lived in Raleigh.

The driver of the Yukon, someone named Corey Morgan, fled the scene on foot and is now wanted on two counts of felony hit-and-run, two counts of misdemeanor hit-and-run, improper passing, and driving with a revoked license.

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This is a terrible accident and hopefully there can be some justice for the family of Mr. Piedra-Valdez.

Lindsay Cooper Killed in Polk County NC Crash With Box Truck

A woman named Lindsay Cooper was tragically killed on Monday morning in a crash with a box truck on US Highway 74 in Polk County, North Carolina.  The wreck happened sometime before 10:00 am when Ms. Cooper struck the box truck in the rear.  According to available information, the box truck had inexplicably stopped in the right lane of the highway.

The driver of the box truck has been charged with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle and illegally stopping in the highway.  Ms. Cooper was 30 years old and was from Rutherfordton, North Carolina.

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The question of why the driver was stopped in the roadway will hopefully be answered by investigating officers.  In many cases, we see drivers stopped in similar circumstances as they are looking at their phone for directions or other information.  Hopefully, the State Highway Patrol has seized the driver’s phone to determine whether the driver was on the phone at the time of the collision.

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Arnold Murphy Jr. Killed in Pender County NC Head-On Crash

A gentleman named Arnold Murphy Jr. was tragically killed Tuesday evening in a car accident on US 421 in Pender County North Carolina.  The crash happened around 5:11 pm when a man driving north on US 421 in a Toyota crossed the center line and hit the SUV driven by Mr. Murphy.

At this point it is not clear why the driver of the Toyota crossed the center line.  Unfortunately, this driver was also killed in the collision.

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Teresa Lewis Seriously Injured in Winston-Salem NC Accident

A woman named Teresa Lewis was seriously injured in an unusual incident involving a single car in Winston-Salem NC on Tuesday evening.  According to available information, police officers were called to the Economy Inn on National Boulevard around 7:00 pm in response to shots fired and a fight.  According to available information, when the police arrived they found Ms. Lewis seriously injured with a bad head injury after a car apparently knocked her to the ground.  Ms. Lewis was transported to Wake Forest Baptist Hospital by AirCare which gives some indication of the severity of her injuries.

The driver of the car and one other person have been arrested for this incident.

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