Tag Archives: accident

Vehicles Pile Up on Durham Road During Morning Commute

Bad accident on Durham Road at Camp Kanata around 7:40 AM on September 10, 2014. We had what appeared to be a bad four car accident this morning that snarled traffic for miles in both directions. Stony Hill Rural Fire Department, Wake County EMS and North Carolina State Highway Patrol were on the scene to take car of injured and …

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Burlington & Capital Snag Another Accident

Multiple Wake Forest Fire Department units, including Wake Forest Engine 2, and Wake Forest Ladder 1 were dispatched at around 8:20 PM on Saturday evening for a nasty collision at Burlington Mills and Capital Blvd. The wreck closed the northbound lanes of Capital Boulevard for a while. Those of us who travel local roads are all too familiar with the …

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Nasty Collision on Galaxy Drive Sends Two to Hospital

At about 12:30 PM on Monday witnesses reported a driver driving on Dr. Calvin Jones Highway missed a red light while driving a Lincoln Town Car and unfortunately collided almost dead-on the passenger door of a car turning left onto Galaxy Drive. I do not believe there was a passenger in the car that was struck. Both drivers were transported …

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Stumbled Across an Accident by Accident

This afternoon on my way to a different accident I found myself in the middle of a different accident at Falls of Neuse and Forest Pines. The Raleigh part of our Wake Forest area. I’m actually surprised there are not more accidents there. I have absolutely no clue what happened at the busy intersection but you do have to give …

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Driver Damn Lucky to be Alive Tonight

This evening at 11:17 PM a driver of a Volvo C70 convertible, left Purnell Road at Holly Forest Rd and jumped over a ravine that looked to be ten feet deep, missing two trees in the flight. Apparently the vehicle had enough speed to continue it’s forward momentum over the deep ravine and after striking the far slope of the …

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Single Vehicle Rollover Leaves Woman Bleeding on Capital Blvd

At 5:30 PM on Sunday a call went out for Wake EMS, Wake Forest Police, and Wake Forest Fire Department to respond to Capital Blvd, northbound, around where Lowe’s is. Witnesses described the woman who was injured, traveling faster than 65 MPH when she drifted off the left side of the road. They described a lot of dust and dirt …

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What the Hell, I’m Up – Car and Bridge Samba

At 6:04 AM on what is certainly going to be a warm and toasty Saturday morning, the call went out for Wake Forest Engine 2, Wake Forest Ladder 1, and Wake Forest Battalion 1 to kindly make an appearance on Capital Boulevard for an accident at Burlington Mills Road. And being the true slack-ass journalist that I am, the mere …

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Accident at Capital and S. Main Sends Nana to Hospital

This morning there was an accident at Capital Boulevard and South Main Street that rattled some drivers and sent someones Nana to the hospital. She actually looked in good shape but a bit shaken. As you can see, Wake Forest Fire Department, Wake EMS, and Wake Forest Police were on top of this like red beans on rice. It didn’t …

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Burned by a Bonfire, Jesse Needs Our Help

Jesse Holleman was a Wake Forest kid. He went to our local high schools and grew up here in Wake Forest among good friends. But recently Jesse was injured in a bonfire accident in Youngsville and is now unable to work while he recovers. Jesse isn’t the only local person involved here. Wake Forest residents who have visited Experience Salon …

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