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Goldsboro Officials Sue Truck Driver For 2001 Wreck

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GOLDSBORO, N.C. — The city of Goldsboro is suing a truck driver for a wreck that destroyed a police car.

City leaders want David Waddell III to pay for the damages totaling nearly $23,000.

Authorities say Waddell caused the crash in 2001 when he pulled his oil tanker in front of Officer George Horton, who was seriously injured.

The city is suing Waddell and the company for whom he worked.