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    Fatal tractor-trailer crash shuts down I-85 near Lexington

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. – A fatal collision involving a tractor-trailer and a car closed Interstate 85 northbound near Lexington early Saturday morning. The tractor-trailer and car collided around 12:30 a.m. near mile marker 92, according to authorities. An Infinity — driven by 20-year-old Shawn McRae Jr. of Charlotte — hit the tractor-trailer. The trailer, which was in the right lane, went off the road, into an embankment and then overturned. The driver — 58-year-old Richard William Ferguson of York, S.C. — died at the […]

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    Suspect arrested in Mebane fatal hit-and-run

    MEBANE, N.C. — Mebane police have arrested a suspect in a fatal hit-and-run that happened last weekend, according to Assistant Chief Thomas Byrd. Barbara Bigelow Wyatt, 77, of Greensboro, turned herself into authorities around 10 p.m. on Friday. Authorities said she was served with the outstanding warrants and taken before a Magistrate. Wyatt was wanted for felony hit-and-run, misdemeanor death by motor vehicle and operating a motor vehicle without financial responsibility, Byrd said in a news release Saturday. Wyatt was […]

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    Highway 29 reopened after multiple vehicle crash in Guilford County

    GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. – A driver heading the wrong way caused a multiple vehicle crash that shut down Highway 29 near Reedy Fork Parkway early Saturday morning. Authorities say that a driver heading northbound in the southbound lane was involved in a wreck that has flipped one vehicle and totaled another. Multiple agencies responded, but there was no word on injuries at this time.

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    Man beaten; dog killed in Greensboro armed robbery

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – A man was injured and his dog killed during an early morning robbery in the 5100 block of Lawndale Drive Saturday morning. Police said the suspect repeatedly struck the victim about the head with a handgun before shooting multiple times, killing the victim’s dog. The suspect then fled the area in an unknown direction. The victim, who has not been identified, received minor abrasions. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to […]

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    Greensboro pedestrian killed in hit-and-run collision

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – One person is dead after being struck by a vehicle in the 3700 block of West Gate City Blvd. early Saturday morning. Police said that Leon Wayne Sanchez, 50, was crossing West Gate City Blvd. around midnight when he was struck by an unknown vehicle. Sanchez was pronounced dead at the scene by Guilford County EMS, according to police. Police said there is no information on the driver or the vehicle that struck Sanchez at this time. […]

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    Missing Randolph County baby found at Montana hotel, Amber Alert cancelled

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — An Amber Alert has been cancelled for John Aston Lorell Eastlack, an 8-month-old missing from Randolph County. The missing baby was found with his parents at a hotel in Missoula, Montana early Sunday morning, according to the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office. The child was with his parents Chad Douglas Eastlack and Penny Dianne Worthy. Deputies said the three were found by a Missoula officer who spotted the stolen Chrysler mini-van in the hotel’s parking lot. Deputies […]

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    Deputies arrest man charged with attempted murder in Rockingham County

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. – Deputies have arrested for a man in connection to a shooting at 795 Knowles Road in Reidsville Saturday night. Rontae Devore Hayes has been charged with attempted first-degree murder in connection to that incident, according to deputies. At about 9 p.m. Saturday, Reidsville police responded to the 100 block of Madison Street referencing shots fired. Upon arrival, officers learned that Hayse had assaulted one person with a beer bottle and shot one person in the leg. […]

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    School bus accident in Greensboro, one injury reported

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — There’s one reported injury in a school bus crash that occurred this morning at the intersection of Summit and Wendover Avenue. The incident involved a bus and three cars. According to Nora Murray, program administrator for Guilford County Schools, no students were on board. The Greensboro Police Department is on the scene. The investigation is ongoing.      

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    High Point bicyclist struck by two vehicles; dies at hospital

    HIGH POINT, N.C. – Police are looking for the driver of one of the vehicles that fatally struck and killed a bicyclist on Brentwood Street Saturday night. Police said that around 9 p.m. Marcus McCoy, 40, was struck by two different vehicles on Brentwood Street near Leonard Avenue. McCoy was transported to High Point Regional Hospital where he died due to his injuries, according to police. Police said that one person was arrested and additional charges have been obtained on […]

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    Multiple agencies search for escaped prisoner near Forsyth Medical Center

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Corrections and law enforcement officers are looking for an inmate who escaped from the emergency room at Forsyth Medical Center Sunday morning. William Bailey, 31, escaped just before 7 a.m. when he and a correctional officer were on their way back to Forsyth Correctional, according to authorities. Bailey, from Forsyth County, was serving about a three year sentence for several counts of possession with intent to sell a controlled substance. Authorities said that Bailey was scheduled for release in May […]

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    Greensboro police investigate two robberies on Castlewood Drive

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Police are investigating two robberies on Castlewood Drive that happened a block apart from each other Sunday morning near NC A&T University. At 3:24 a.m., police responded to the 800 block of Castlewood Drive where two victims were robbed at gunpoint. At 3:34 a.m., police interviewed a victim of an armed robbery that occurred in the 700 block of Castlewood Drive. In both incidents, the victims were robbed of personal belongings, according to police. Police said the […]

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    Three people hospitalized after Greensboro shooting

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Police are investigating a shooting on Everitt Street that sent three people to the hospital Sunday morning. Police said that the thre victims were taken to area hospitals with injuries ranging from not life-threatening to life-threatening. The name and address of the victims are being withheld as the investigation continues, according to police. There is no suspect information at this time. The 2100 block of Everitt Street has been closed for the investigation, police said. Police asked […]