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One killed in Raleigh wreck

Posted January 29, 2015 8:48 p.m. EST


— One person was killed Thursday afternoon in a three vehicle collision at the intersection of Six Forks Road and Anderson Drive.

A Ford pickup truck driven by Toryally Paktiawal, 43, was travelling south on Six Forks Road and an International bucket truck driven by Phillip Travis Smith 26, was making a left onto Anderson Drive when both vehicles collided, Raleigh police said.

The impact caused the Ford to collide with a Jeep Cherokee driven by John Allen Remling, 77, and occupied by Jane Cook Remling, 78. The Jeep was stopped on Anderson Drive at the intersection, police said.

Paktiawal was pronounced dead at the scene. Smith was transported to Rex Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The Remlings were not injured.

An investigation into the wreck is ongoing.