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Man charged with DWI after hitting five parked cars

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A man faces several charges after police say he hit five parked cars before crashing into a utility pole.

21-year-old Abraham Rivera Orellana has been charged with DWI, careless and reckless driving and two counts of hit and run among other charges after police say he hit five parked cars before crashing.

Police say they received several calls around 4:45 p.m. Saturday of a man hitting parked cars near his home on Ringo Drive.

The driver then went to the Abbotts Run Apartment Complex where he hit two more parked cars according to police.

That’s when they say he got on to Market Street driving in the wrong direction.

Police say he hit the gas, and jumped a curb hitting a parked car at Jason’s Deli before crashing into a utility pole

No one was hurt, but a family was walking to their car in the Jason’s Deli parking lot when the accident happened.


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