Driver charged in fatal crash

The North Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident near Fuquay-Varina in Wake County Thursday

January 3, 2013 3:55:25 PM PST
Alcohol is being blamed in a fatal wreck early Thursday.

It happened around 2 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Lake Wheeler Road and Hilltop Needmoore Road.

The Highway Patrol said 22-year-old Ross Mayfield ran a red light and ran into another car, which was pushed into a utility pole.

The driver in the second car, 24-year-old Aaron Allgood, died in the accident.

Mayfield has been charged with DWI.

Classifieds | Report A Typo |  Send Tip |  Get Alerts | See Click Fix
Follow @abc11 on Twitter  |  Become a fan on Facebook