Louisburg Road reopened after light pole taken down in hit-and-run crash

Wake County News

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – A major roadway in Raleigh was closed after a hit-and-run brought down a light pole Wednesday afternoon, police said.

The crash happened around 4 p.m. near Louisburg Road and Dansey Drive. Louisburg Road was closed between New Hope and Fox roads.

Area crossroads, like New Hope Road and Fox Road, were heavily congested as drivers were diverted.

The road has since reopened and traffic has returned to normal.

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