Crash closes US 70 in Garner when SUV smashes into trees

From staff reportsJuly 19, 2013 

— Police closed a stretch of U.S. 70 near Montague Street for short period early Friday after a Chevrolet Tahoe hit trees in the median of the highway.

The driver of the Tahoe was alone in the SUV when the crash happened, Lt. Chris Clayton said.

Police were called at 1:18 a.m.

Sgt. Scott Crawford said the driver, whose identity had not been disclosed Friday morning, was reported to be in serious but stable condition.

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