One killed in Johnston County crash on US 70

From staff reportsOctober 9, 2013 

— A Four Oaks man died Wednesday morning when the motorized scooter he was riding collided with car on U.S. 70 at Peedin Road Extension near Selma, authorities said.

John Quincy Raford Jr., 53, was traveling on a scooter on U.S. 70 at the time of the crash, according to the State Highway Patrol. Raford “failed to stop at the light” and collided with a car in an intersection, according to the highway patrol.

The crash happened about 7 a.m., and the highway patrol was investigating, Johnston County authorities said.

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