RALEIGH (WTVD) -- One person is dead after a three-car crash in Raleigh on Thursday.
The crash happened around 12:25 p.m. at the intersection of Spring Forest Road and Wyckhurst Court.
One person was injured and one person died from injuries sustained in the crash, Raleigh police said.
Spring Forest Road was closed between New Market Way and Stephens Ridge Court.
Raleigh police are investigating the cause of the crash.
The man who died was identified as 73-year-old Nader Kasebi.
Julia Milstead, spokesperson for the City of Raleigh, said, luckily, there weren't too many traffic issues in the city due to the impacts of Elsa.
The fire department said calls increased about 8 percent on Thursday but they were mostly for minor fender benders.
Milstead reminded drivers to be mindful of emergency responders at the scene of crashes.