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Man Killed in Car Crash on Oleander Drive

JUNE 4, 2006 -- One man is dead and another has been sent to jail after a fatal car accident on Oleander Drive.

The accident happened at the intersection of Greenville Loop Road and Oleander Drive just before 9:00 Saturday night.

Police confirm 52-year-old Benedict Boswell Randolph of Greenville, North Carolina died as a result of the accident.

Randolph's car was t-boned by a black truck driven by 41-year-old Martin Vazquez of Leland.

Vazquez is now behind bars under a $150,000 bond. He is being charged with manslaughter and felony death by vehicle.

Authorities say Vazquez did not have a driver's license and admitted to drinking that night. Vazquez's blood sample has been sent to the SBI to determine his blood alcohol level. A DWI charge is pending.

Reported by Nicole Ferguson

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