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Crash closes Cary Parkway

Posted January 16, 2013

— A wrong-way driver collided with a tractor-trailer Wednesday afternoon, closing part of Cary Parkway, officials said.

There was no immediate word on injuries.

Police haven't released the identities of either driver.

Southbound lanes of SW Cary Parkway were closed between Waldo Rood Boulevard and MacArthur Drive, while northbound lanes reopened by the early afternoon.


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  • shadow315 Jan 24, 8:00 p.m.

    It looked like a BMW- the thing was destroyed. I've been wondering if the driver was ok......

  • chattycat Jan 23, 10:31 a.m.

    WRAL needs to update or take down this story. Old news.

  • shadow315 Jan 22, 9:45 a.m.

    Was the driver ok?

  • Tax Man Jan 17, 7:28 p.m.

    The car in this accident was a total mess. Hope the driver survived. How come such slow reporting??? This was ongoing all day yesterday.

  • dare107 Jan 17, 2:31 p.m.

    Since this was a story from yesterday and it hasn't been updated shouldn't you just pull it down!!

  • boolittlek Jan 16, 4:20 p.m.

    Hope everyone's okay. I encountered a wrong-way driver in downtown Durham a few weeks ago. The woman was driving an SUV and talking on her cell. I honked my horn, and she had absolutely no reaction.