17-year-old injured in crash south of downtown Raleigh
Posted July 20, 2020 5:04 a.m. EDT
Updated July 20, 2020 5:11 a.m. EDT
Raleigh, N.C. — A teenager was injured early Monday in a crash south of downtown Raleigh.
The crash occurred before 3 a.m. near the intersection of Rush Street and S. Wilmington Street.
Officials said the driver of the car fled on foot after losing control and hitting a tree and power pole.
A 17-year-old passenger in the car was being treated on scene for minor injuries.
Crews were still at the scene at 5 a.m. to fix a number of downed wires, but no outages were reported in the area.
Officers are searching for the driver of the car.