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Garner Teen Dies In Car Wreck

Posted May 24, 2003 11:26 a.m. EDT

— A teenager is dead after a wreck in Garner.

A pick-up truck was involved in the crash Friday afternoon on Raynor Road.

Troopers say a car ran a stop sign and the pick-up slammed into the car's passenger side door.

The car's passenger, 16-year-old Nehemiah Powell, was killed.

The car's driver, 17-year-old Brian Lynch, is in fair condition at Wake Med.

The pick-up driver suffered minor injuries.

Charges are pending against Lynch.