Two-vehicle crash in Carteret County sends one person to hospital

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A two-vehicle crash sent one person to the hospital Thursday. 

It happened around 7:50 a.m. on N.C. Highway 24, according to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.

Michael Murphy, 52, was driving eastbound when he ran a red light, troopers said. 

Murphy crashed into 17-year-old Kallie Coble as she was making a left turn into Croatan High School. 

Troopers said there were no injuries, but Murphy was sent to the hospital as a precaution. 

Murphy was cited for a red light violation. 

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