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Drink truck driver killed in Friday wreck on four-lanes

First responders survey the scene of a fatal wreck on U.S. 74-76 east of Whiteville Friday afternoon. Staff photo by Justin Smith

The driver of a Pepsi-Cola 18-wheeler died at the scene of a U.S. 74-76 wreck Friday outside Whiteville. 

According to Sgt. A.M. Pait of the N.C. State Highway Patrol, the wreck happened at 1:15 p.m. three miles east of Whiteville, near Exit 244. 

Pait said the report by

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