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Five injured in Poole Road wreck

Posted December 14, 2010

— A head-on collision on Poole Road in east Raleigh sent five people to the hospital Tuesday night.

Troopers did not release the names of any of the people involved but said none had life-threatening injuries.

According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol, a driver tried to pass in a no-passing zone and swerved into an on-coming car.  The passing driver was found to be at fault and would face charges, troopers said.


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  • mjordan55 Dec 16, 2010

    the driver was not very smart.people could have been killed because of one person's inpatience. slow down folks, it is not that serious.

  • godnessgracious Dec 15, 2010

    The charges will probably be less than a guy who drives safely after 2 beers but goes through a checkpoint.