Man, 32, found shot after car crashes into pole in Raleigh
Posted August 14, 2016
Raleigh, N.C. — A man is recovering from serious injuries after police found him in a crashed car suffering from gunshot wounds.
Around 4:45 a.m. Saturday, officers with the Raleigh Police Department responded to reports of a shooting at Capital Boulevard and Interstate-440.
They found 32-year-old Vernon Tyrone Johnson, of Raleigh, suffering from gunshot wounds inside a car that struck a pole.
The crash resulted in downed power lines and temporarily closed Capital Blvd.
Johnson was transported to WakeMed with life-threatening injuries.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-HELP.