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UPDATE: Driver of fatal crash identified

73-year-old Mozelle Craft, of Bolivia, was killed when he pulled out in front of a freightliner delivery truck. 73-year-old Mozelle Craft, of Bolivia, was killed when he pulled out in front of a freightliner delivery truck.
The person killed was traveling southbound of Hwy 17 and turned left onto Old Ocean Highway. As they were turning they were hit by a wrecker. The person killed was traveling southbound of Hwy 17 and turned left onto Old Ocean Highway. As they were turning they were hit by a wrecker.
Brunswick County Fire Marshall Scott Garner confirms that emergency crews are on the scene of a fatal wreck. Brunswick County Fire Marshall Scott Garner confirms that emergency crews are on the scene of a fatal wreck.

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) – A person killed in a car crash outside of Bolivia has been identified.

Mozelle Craft, 73 of Bolivia, was killed when he pulled out in front of a freightliner delivery truck. The driver of that truck sustained only minor injuries.

The accident happened Thursday afternoon near Highway 17 North at the north end of Old Ocean Highway, Hwy 17 business.

Highway patrol officers say Craft, was traveling southbound of Hwy 17 and turned left onto Old Ocean Highway. As he was turning he was hit by a wrecker.

An initial investigation shows neither alcohol nor speed appear to be the factors in the accident. Both drivers were wearing seatbelts, and no charges will be filed.

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