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Dump Truck, Car Collide; 1 Injured

Posted April 8, 2008 12:42 p.m. EDT
Updated April 8, 2008 2:55 p.m. EDT

— A dump truck ran through a red light and into a passenger car just south of I-540 Tuesday morning, according to North Carolina Highway Patrol.

Troopers report that Johnathan Walker was northbound on Creemoor Road when he ran a red light and struck a Nissan Altima waiting to turn left onto the I-540 ramp.

The driver of the Altima was taken to Wake Med. His injuries were not life-threatening.

Walker will be charged with running the red light, police said.