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Youngsville man accused of hitting sheriff's deputy with car

Posted October 6, 2014 4:55 p.m. EDT

Ervin Lamont Manson

— A Franklin County man has been accused of using a car to hit a deputy and fracturing the officer's lower spine.

Wake Forest police on Sunday arrested Ervin Lamont Manson, 37, of 23 Beaver Ridge Drive in Youngsville, on several charges including driving while impaired and aggravated assault causing serious injury by a vehicle.

Manson was also charged with a failure to appear in court on a misdemeanor violation.

He was jailed Monday at the Wake County Detention Center under a $60,775 bond.