Police: Driver going 102 mph in fatal crash

Raleigh Police are investigating a fatal accident after a car crashed into a utility pole early Tuesday morning.

June 25, 2013 5:47:05 PM PDT
The driver of a car was killed early Tuesday in a single vehicle crash.

It happened around 2 a.m. on Falls of Neuse Road at Tabriz Point.

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According to the wreck report, 23-year-old Samuel Johnson was driving 102 miles per hour when he lost control of his car, and crashed into a light pole and tree.

Johnson died at the scene.

The crash brought down power lines, and shut down the road for hours.

Police suspect Johnson was driving drunk.

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