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7 People Sent To Hospital After Car Accident In Cumberland County

Posted November 13, 2005 10:57 a.m. EST

— An accident on Interstate 95 in Cumberland County sent seven people to the hospital Saturday morning.

Troopers with the N.C. Highway Patrol said Riley Ott fell asleep behind the wheel of a van and ran off the road near the exit for Highway 87. The van hit a guardrail and flipped.

All seven people in the van were transported to a hospital, though troopers have not reported the extent of their injuries.

Ott was charged with reckless driving.