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FATAL: Two car accident on U.S. 74 in Columbus County

COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WECT) – A two car accident has resulted in the loss of life Thursday night in Columbus County.

Officials on the scene tell us the crash happened around 7 p.m. in the westbound lane of U.S. 74 near Dew Oil Plant Road.

Steve Camlin, Chief of Acme, Delco, Riegelwood Rescue, confirms one person was killed in the crash. Law enforcement officials do not believe speed or alcohol contributed to the crash. The name of the victim has not yet been released.

Stay with us online and on air for the latest details. This is the second deadly accident in the Wilmington area Thursday night. One person was also killed in a crash in Wilmington.

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