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Fatality reported in crash on Route 17 in Camden County

CAMDEN COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) — One person was killed Monday morning in a crash on Route 17 in Camden County, authorities say.

The Camden County Sheriff’s Office says deputies were called to the single-car crash around 5:30 a.m. 86 more words

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Local woman known as 'The Purple Lady' passes away

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A woman fondly known in Hampton Roads as “The Purple Lady” passed away Friday at 91-years-old.

Rachel Presha was known for her home on Route 17 which featured purple painted tree trunks and telephone poles. 87 more words

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Man dies after being hit by pickup truck in Suffolk

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A man hit by a car Saturday night in Suffolk died at the hospital.

Suffolk police say officers were called around 9:20 p.m. 117 more words

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Crews finish widening project on Route 17 in York County

YORK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — VDOT crews finished the widening project on George Washington Memorial Highway in York County Friday — a week before the scheduled completion date. 109 more words

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York County celebrate final chapter of newly-widened Route 17

YORK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) – After three years of construction, York County came together to celebrate the final chapter of the widening project on Route 17. 76 more words

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Yorktown Sheriff's Office: Bojangles burglarized Wednesday

YORKTOWN, Va. (WAVY) – Two suspects burglarized the Bojangles in the 8000 block of George Washington Memorial Highway on November 30.

According to the York-Poqueson Sheriff’s Office, the suspects forced their way inside through the drive thrrough window. 31 more words

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Suspect in deadly York Thanksgiving shooting caught overnight

YORK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — The suspect in a deadly shooting in York County during the early morning hours of Thanksgiving was caught overnight in Newport News. 225 more words

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