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Truck crashes into historic Carthage courthouse

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A man was airlifted to UNC Hospitals after his truck crashed into the side of the historic courthouse in Carthage Wednesday afternoon. (Frank Staples, Cypress Pointe Fire and Rescue) A man was airlifted to UNC Hospitals after his truck crashed into the side of the historic courthouse in Carthage Wednesday afternoon. (Frank Staples, Cypress Pointe Fire and Rescue)
CARTHAGE, N.C. -

A man was airlifted to UNC Hospitals after his truck crashed into the side of the historic courthouse in Carthage Wednesday afternoon.

The man traveled from the direction of Dowd Road and crashed into the building around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. He was airlifted to Chapel Hill by Carolina AirCare.

Frank Staples, with the Cypress Pointe Fire and Rescue, said the man appeared to be about 30 years old. He said it was not immediately clear if the man suffered a medical issue.

Staples said a dog was in the truck, and was picked up by Moore County Animal Control.

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