Major Raleigh road reopens following wreck that seriously injured 2 people

Wake County News

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A major road in Raleigh was shut down Thursday morning following a crash that seriously injured two people, according to Raleigh police.

The crash occurred around 5:45 a.m. on Tryon Road near Durham Drive after a car ran a stop sign and was hit by an SUV with a trailer full of landscaping equipment, police said.

The driver and passenger in the car that ran through the stop sign were transported to the hospital with what police called “serious injuries.”

Tryon Road was shut down between S. Wilmington Street and Hammond Road for more than four hours as police investigated the crash.

The other driver involved in the crash complained of a minor injury but was not transported to the hospital, police said.

No charges have been filed at this time.

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