Local/State

Fatal accident blocks Gorman Street at I-40 in Raleigh

Friday, February 21, 2014

A fatal accident that shutdown part of Gorman Street in Raleigh Friday morning, also caused traffic issues on Interstate 40.

The crash happened around 10 a.m. near the Gorman Street and I-40 intersection when an SUV came down the embankment.

Police say a 52-year-old William Darryl Martin, of Siler City, was pronounced dead at the scene of the single-vehicle crash.

Gorman Street had to be shutdown in both directions while authorities worked to clear the scene.

So far, police have not said what caused the wreck. However, it is believed to have been caused by a medical emergency.

See It On TV | Report A Typo |  Send Tip |  Get Alerts | Send us photos
Follow @abc11 on Twitter  |  Become a fan on Facebook

(Copyright ©2014 WTVD-TV/DT. All Rights Reserved.)

Get more Local/State »


Tags:
north carolina news, raleigh news, local/state, kelli o'hara
blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement