Man killed in wreck on US 70 near Pine Level
Posted October 9, 2013
Updated October 10, 2013
Selma, N.C. — A man driving a moped was killed early Wednesday in a wreck with a car on U.S. Highway 70 near Pine Level, state Highway Patrol officials said.
According to investigators, the wreck happened at about 6:45 a.m. when the moped crossed over U.S. 70 at Peedin Road and collided with a car traveling westbound on U.S. 70. Witnesses told troopers that the moped driver, John Quincy Raford, 53, of Four Oaks, did not stop for a red light.
No other injuries were reported. Westbound lanes of U.S. 70 were blocked for more than an hour as crews investigated the wreck.