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    Burlington police search for hit-and-run driver

    BURLINGTON, N.C. – Police are asking for the public’s help to find the driver that hit a pedestrian on Webb Ave. late Saturday night. Around 11 p.m., Whitney Faucette, 28, was struck by a by a white four door vehicle as she crossed Webb Ave. near Williamson St., police said. Police said that the vehicle didn’t stop, but continued on Webb Ave. towards Queen Ann St. Faucette was transported to UNC Chapel Hill Hospital with non-life threaten injuries, according to authorities. […]

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    Winston-Salem man killed when car crashes into house

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C – A man was killed when a car struck his house at the intersection of Oak Summit Road and Germanton Road early Sunday morning. Police said that Tommy Leon Curry was killed when a sedan driven by Quante Hashim Rucker left the roadway and collided with his home at 300 Oak Summit Road. Curry was at home at the time of the accident and was hit by the car as it crashed through the house, according to authorities. […]

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    Winston-Salem police investigate death of woman found in woods

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Police are investigating the death of 20-year-old Samantha Renee Robbins who was found in a wooded area on Marriott Crossing Way Friday night. Around 11:30 pm, police and EMS were called to an area behind Hooters on Hanes Square Shop Circle to provide medical assistance to an unresponsive female, according to authorities. Police said Robbins was located a short distance away behind the SpringHill Suites and determined to be deceased at the scene. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone […]

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    Greensboro man arrested in Fourth of July shooting

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Police have arrested one person in connection to a woman being shot twice at the Deerwood Meadows apartment complex Saturday night. The victim, Malika Williams, suffered two gunshot wounds and was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to police. Police said that Julius Anderson, 33, was identified as a suspect and arrested in connection to the shooting. Anderson was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury, shooting […]

  • Six people hospitalized after Winston-Salem apartment fire; 20 adults, 9 children displaced

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Winston-Salem Fire Department responded to an early morning apartment fire that sent six people to the hospital on Sunday. Fire officials said that around 12:20 a.m., firefighters responded to 104 Weatherwood Court where they found a two-story brick apartment with four units on fire. Firefighters battled heavy flames and smoke for over an hour before the fire was brought under control, authorities said. Four units were completely ruined and several others were damaged. The property damage […]

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    Suspect arrested in High Point stabbing, school lockdowns lifted

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — Police have arrested a man in connection to a stabbing in High Point that left two people injured. Christian Journey Wall, 19, of High Point, was arrested after police found two people stabbed at a home at 702 Kennedy Ave. on Friday afternoon. The suspect is accused of leaving the scene and was apprehended later that day in the 1200 block of Tipton Street. Police said that one victim was taken to Wake Forest Baptist Medical […]

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    Suspect in stolen vehicle chase causes motorcycle accident in Kernersville

    KERNERSVILLE, N.C. – A suspect in a stolen vehicle led police on a chase and collided with a motorcycle carrying two people on East Mountain Street Saturday night, according to police. The Kernersville Police Department said that while responding to a vehicle theft call, officers spotted the stolen vehicle and attempted to stop it. The suspect, Julian Caretti, accelerated and crossed over into the center turn lane, striking a Harley Davidson motorcycle with two occupants, according to authorities. Police said […]

  • Colfax Fire

    House a total loss after fire in Colfax; family escapes without injury

    COLFAX, N.C. – Six people safely got out of an early morning house fire Sunday in Colfax. The fire was reported at 3510 Sanfords Creek Court at about 5:25 a.m., according to authorities. No injuries were reported. A mother and father with two girls and their grandparents were in the home at the time. The American Red Cross is on scene to help with any displaced residents. About 50 firefighters from multiple agencies responded. The cause of the fire is […]

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    Tropical Storm Ana accelerates away from southeast North Carolina

    It’ll be rain by the time it reaches us…

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    Vehicle crashes into fire truck on I-40/85 in Whitsett

    WHITSETT, N.C.  — The westbound lanes of Interstate 40/85 were closed after a vehicle struck a fire truck that had responded to an earlier accident. Authorities said that the fire truck had responded to an accident near mile marker 139 around 5:30 am and was involved in the crash over an hour later. The  North Carolina State Highway Patrol investigated and said that a vehicle traveling westbound struck a pickup truck, forcing it into the fire truck. One person transported to Moses Cone […]

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    ‘Giant tossed salad’ closes I-77 near Jonesville

    YADKIN COUNTY, N.C. – Portions of I-77 near Jonesville were closed due to a tractor trailer hauling lettuce and salad dressing overturning in the median and spilling its contents. The North Carolina State Highway Patrol responded to the accident near mile marker 80 around 2 a.m. Saturday. Sgt. P. M. Dixon said that the median of I-77 looked like a “giant tossed salad.” The driver of the tractor trailer told authorities that someone had cut him off and he swerved […]

  • National Weather Service

    Flood watch issued for Surry, Wilkes, and Yadkin counties

    RALEIGH, N.C. – The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for portions of North Carolina and southwest Virginia until late evening Sunday. NWS predicts 1-3 inches of rain for this area, with the heaviest rainfall in the afternoon. Runoff from the heavy rain on already saturate ground could result in flooding in low lying areas, warns NWS For the Triad, NWS predicts that scattered thunderstorms could develop ahead of a cold front that is tracking east across the […]


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