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Pitt County tops list in most dangerous for collisions

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GREENVILLE, N.C. -

For the fifth year, Pitt County is the most dangerous county in the state for collisions.

That's according to AAA Carolinas.

The accident rate in Pitt County, with over 4,600 crashes in 2012, is 50 percent higher than the state average

AAA says nationally, rural roads account for two-thirds of fatal crashes

Three other counties, New Hanover, Person and Watauga, joined Pitt at the top of the list for the third straight year.

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