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Driver Charged in Cary Wreck That Injured Teen

Posted March 22, 2008 7:35 a.m. EDT
Updated March 22, 2008 9:27 p.m. EDT

— Raleigh police said alcohol was involved in a single-vehicle accident that left a teenaged girl injured early Saturday.

A car ran off the right shoulder of Annandale Drive at Queensferry Road and crashed into a tree around 4 a.m., police said.

One passenger, a 16-year-old girl, was transported to WakeMed to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries. She has since been released from the hospital.

Police said driver Niels Sommerfeld, 18, was charged with DWI.