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Wreck closes U.S. 70

July 26, 2012

U.S. 70 was closed about half an hour after a two-car wreck in Conover about 1 p.m.

Conover Police say that Alton Baggett’s was driving his Buick  east on U.S. 70, when a Nissan pick-up truck operated by Sebatian Cecilio pulled into his path of travel.

Cecilio was attempting to turn westbound on U.S. 70 out of the Kangaroo Express convenience store parking lot. He told police he though hiswas safe entering the roadway because he thought Baggett was turning into the conveneince store because his turn signal was flashing.

The collision caused the airbag in Baggett’s vehicle to deploy and Conover Fire Department had to free him from the vehicle. He was transported to Catawba Valley Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

Comments

Wonder if Mr. Cecilio has a valid NCDL?

July 31, 2012 by Backbone (not verified), 2 years 4 weeks ago
Comment: 1188

How much you wanna bet he dosent, but he does have a Mexican Drivers License I bet!

Mr Cecilio

August 11, 2012 by roadkill, 2 years 3 weeks ago
Comment: 1200

Backbone now you should know a mexican drivers license is valid worldwide lol. Its odd they didnt say he was at fault.

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