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Driver Charged With DWI in Johnston County

Posted November 25, 2007

— Police said alcohol was a factor in a single-vehicle accident in Johnston County  Saturday night.

Troopers said Jonathan Stuckey, 27, was driving three passengers in a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado extended cab pick-up truck near Kenly.

At about 11:30 p.m., he came around a curve along Hickory Crossroads Road and went off the road; the pick-up truck overturned.

Two passengers were transported to Duke University Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. Stuckey was taken to Johnston Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. A fourth passenger was treated on the scene.

Stuckey was later charged with DWI and reckless driving.