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Three People Dead In Robeson County Auto Accident

Posted February 7, 2002 10:48 a.m. EST

— Three people lost their lives in a collision in Robeson County.

The incident happened Wednesday morning at the intersection of Highways 711 and 1003 near Pembroke.

Authorities say the driver of a Ford Explorer did not yield to an oncoming truck as it crossed the intersection. All three people in the Explorer died when the vehicles collided.

The victims are 34-year-old Irma Selenes, 17-year-old Pablo Sosa, and 18-year-old Miguel Sosa of Robeson County. The driver of the truck was not injured.