Young male ejected from vehicle, killed in crash on US-70 in Wake County
CLAYTON, N.C. (WNCN) – A young male was killed Friday night after being ejected in a 2-vehicle crash that also involved a pedestrian on U.S. Highway 70 westbound in Wake County, authorities said.
The wreck occurred before 11:30 p.m. near the intersection of Guy Road and U.S. 70 at the Wake County/Johnston County line in Clayton.
Scene of a fatal wreck on U.S. 70 in Clayton (Patrick Priest/CBS North Carolina)A CBS North Carolina photographer on scene just after the crash confirmed that several people were taken to the hospital after the incident.
U.S. 70 westbound at Guy Road was shut down for approximately three hours.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.