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Driver charged with DWI in Wake County crash

Posted November 14, 2018 10:02 p.m. EST


— A driver is facing charges following a Tuesday afternoon crash in Wake County.

Highway Patrol troopers said Keith Jenkins was traveling south on Sauls Road at 55 mph, 10 mph over the speed limit, when he crashed into a mini-van driven by Stephanie Stone.

Authorities said Stone and Jenkins were trapped inside their vehicles following the crash.

Both were taken to WakeMed with serious, but non-life threatening, injuries.

Jenkins was charged with driving while impaired and possession of an open container after consuming.