Fatal crash closes Durham’s Hillsborough Road

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – Durham police said officers are investigating a fatal accident involving two vehicles on Hillsborough Road between LaSalle Street and U.S. 15-501.

The wreck happened shortly after 3:30 p.m. when a westbound Toyota Camry crashed into the back of a westbound Ford F150 pickup truck stopped at the red light, according to Durham Police.

The driver of the Camry was pronounced dead at the scene. His name is not being released pending notification of next of kin.

The driver of the truck – Gavin Mazurak, 39, of Raleigh – was treated at the scene for minor injuries, Durham Police say.

No charges have been filed and the accident remains under investigation.

Traffic on Hillsborough Road was shut down for approximately three hours.


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