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Raleigh police: Intoxicated driver, passenger injured in wreck

Posted May 6, 2012

— Raleigh police said that an intoxicated driver and passenger were injured in a single-vehicle wreck late Saturday.

The wreck happened on Philcrest Road, near Leadmine Road, around 10 p.m. Both driver and passenger were taken to WakeMed, where they were in serious condition.

Police said the driver had a blood alcohol content level more than twice the legal limit of 0.08.

The names of those involved haven't been released.

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  • BuglessDuster May 7, 2012

    Why don't people think ahead and get a designated driver or pay for a cab ride home? 20.00 for a cab ride is a lot less expensive than the legal fees of getting a DWI and you're guaranteed not to go to jail or kill someone.