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Child Killed In Selma Wreck

Posted June 27, 2003 2:58 a.m. EDT

— A 4-year-old girl is dead after a wreck in Johnston County Thursday afternoon.

Selma police said the driver of an Infiniti tried to turn in front of a Ford Explorer at the intersection of South Raeford and Jones streets.

Police said Deja Chestnut was in a car seat in the Explorer, but the seat was not properly strapped in.

The driver of the Infiniti faces several charges, including driving with a revoked license.