RALEIGH: 1 dead in northwest Raleigh traffic accident - WRBL

1 dead in 4-vehicle accident in Raleigh

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RALEIGH, N.C. -

Raleigh police said a man died after his vehicle hit three other vehicles at the intersection of Lynn and Leesville roads Friday night.

Anthony Darnell Brown, 49, of Raleigh, was driving west on Lynn Road when the tires of his 2005 Toyota hit the curb, police said.

Brown's vehicle continued to travel straight through a red light into the intersection with Leesville Road and plowed into a 2013 Hyundai rental vehicle operated by Cathy A Molchin, of Illinois. Molchin was stopped while waiting to make a right turn onto Leesville Road when she was struck, police said.

Brown's vehicle continued and hit a second vehicle operated by Phyllis Eaton McLeod that was traveling through the intersection, police said.

Brown's Toyota then overturned and hit a vehicle driven by Alaaeldin Aboushady that was stopped, waiting to turn onto eastbound Lynn Road, police said.

Brown died in the accident, according to the accident report said. The report released by Raleigh police also showed Brown suffered from a medical condition.

None of the other drivers involved in the accident were injured.

Leesville and Lynn roads were closed while Raleigh police investigated the crash.

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