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Man critically injured in Durham wreck

Posted April 22, 2010

— A Morrisville man was critically injured in a wreck at Page Road and T.W. Alexander Drive in southeastern Durham Wednesday evening, police said.

Police said that around 7 p.m., Michael Thomas Rhodes, 44, failed to stop at a stop sign when turning left from T.W. Alexander Drive onto Page Road. A Toyota pickup truck northbound on Page Road struck his Nissan 240SX car.

Rhodes was taken to Duke University Hospital. The driver of the Toyota suffered minor injuries.

Police haven't filed any charges but said the wreck remains under investigation.


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  • duchess Apr 22, 2010

    I saw it. Saw his lifeless hand draped over the seat back. So glad to learn he is still alive as I couldn't stop thinking about him last night.

  • Not Now Apr 22, 2010

    That's near my house. I heard the sirens but didn't investigate.