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Glenwood Avenue reopened after wreck

Posted March 5, 2009

— Part of Glenwood Avenue was reopened about five hours after a wreck late Thursday afternoon.

Raleigh police said that a vehicle hit a utility pole at St. Mary's Street around 4:30 p.m. Some power lines fell down.

At one point, the whole road was closed to make room for utility repairs.

Glenwood Avenue was reopened around 9:30 p.m.


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  • Diane Mar 6, 2009

    oya - At the time we all made our posts, both accidents were referenced in this story.

  • oya367 Mar 5, 2009

    This is not the motocycle accident story. This is a separate incident.

  • blondemacdaddy Mar 5, 2009

    I knew the young man on the motorcycle. He was a great guy. RIP and bless his family. I am glad WRAL removed the picture posted earlier.... have some respect. This was someones son not just another news story for u to blog about.

  • kristyegilbert Mar 5, 2009

    MY neighbor saw the wreck happen on durant the motorcycle tried to make a turn in front of the suv and the suv couldn't stop

  • bigbr0ther Mar 5, 2009

    I see Wral took the photo off now. I hate to hear this.

  • Diane Mar 5, 2009

    Re: Photo # 1 - Is WRAL actually posting a photo where the person who lost their life is shown??!!