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Man charged with DWI after three injured in Creedmoor crash

Posted February 16, 2009 11:02 p.m. EST
Updated February 17, 2009 7:41 a.m. EST

— Troopers charged Leonard Douglas Kauffman, 43, with DWI after three people were injured Monday evening in a wreck on N.C. Highway 50 in Wake County at the Granville County line.

The state Highway Patrol said two SUVs collided around 8:40 p.m. near Creedmoor. Kauffman, of Oxford, was driving left of center, authorities said.

Paramedics transported three people to a hospital. Their names and conditions were not released. Highway 50 was blocked for almost two hours while the wreckage was cleared.