Teenager killed when car hits power pole on New Bern Avenue
Posted June 24, 2020 5:59 a.m. EDT
Updated June 24, 2020 6:49 a.m. EDT
Raleigh, N.C. — A person was killed Wednesday when a car struck a power pole.
Before 3 a.m., officers with the Raleigh Police Department responded to the intersection of New Bern Avenue and Corporation Parkway.
Police said a 17-year-old inside the car was transported to WakeMed, where they died. A second person was transported with minor injuries.
The inbound lanes of New Bern Avenue at Corporation Parkway were still blocked at 6 a.m. Traffic was being diverted onto Corporation Parkway.
Duke crews were at the scene repairing the pole.
This story will be updated.