One person died Sunday from injuries suffered when another car crossed the center line on S. New Hope Road and the two vehicles collided head-on.
Terrance Tyreek Smallwood, 22, was driving a Hyundai Sonata northbound on New Hope Road before 6:40 a.m. Sunday, when a a Dodge Stratus driven southbound by Latisha Dixon, 33, towards Rock Quarry Road crossed the center line and collided head-on with Smallwood’s car.
Both Dixon, of 4116 Mindspring Drive, and Smallwood, of 6300 Shandra Drive, were taken to WakeMed in Raleigh, where Smallwood died as a result of his injuries. Dixon suffered serious, but not life-threatening injuries, according to a news release from the Raleigh Police Department.
Dixon has been charged with Driving While Impaired.
Sign Up and Save
Get six months of free digital access to The News & Observer