Father, son killed in Buffoloe Rd. crash

April 3, 2008 6:14:16 PM PDT
A second person, a 10-year-old child, has died as a result of the Buffaloe Road crash.

The crash happened around 8 p.m. Tuesday night.

Authorities say 42-year-old Christine Meyers of Raleigh crossed the center line and struck a Honda Accord.

Meyers was driving a GMC Envoy. The Honda was driven by 34-year-old Ruben Medina of Raleigh, and he was travelling east on Buffaloe Rd.

Medina was pronounced dead on the scene and his son, 10-year-old Jefferson Medina, was transported to WakeMed where he died. He was a third grader at Rolesville Elementary School.

Two other passenegers in the Accord are at WakeMed. They are identtifed as an adult and a child. Their conditions are unknown.

Meyers suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries. She is also at WakeMed and is charged with DWI. She was also arrested in November for DWI.