New Bern Avenue reopens after 7-car crash in Raleigh

— A multi-car crash closed part of New Bern Avenue in Raleigh late Wednesday morning.

Around 11:15 a.m., Sky 5 video showed at least seven cars involved in the crash near the intersection of Corporation Parkway, near the Circle K gas station at 3948 New Bern Ave. The eastbound lanes were completely shut down until noon.

Sky 5 video showed a group of people sitting on a curb talking to first responders. A heavy presence of police officers, firefighters and EMS responders was at the scene.

Several people were transported to the hospital.

Police reported several people involved in the crash left the scene but have been accounted for. No charges had been filed.

This is a developing story. Monitor for updates.


Published at Wed, 22 May 2019 16:03:03 +0000