Man charged in fatal Garner-Raleigh chase

Kawme Delanta McGregory (Raleigh-Wake CCBI)

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN)  — The man accused of leading police on a high-speed chase from Garner into Raleigh that ended at a fatal wreck near an Interstate 40 underpass is now facing a slew of charges.

UPDATE: Missed turn led to police chase, double-fatal Raleigh crash, man charged says 


According to court documents, Kawme Delanta Otis McGregory, 18, is charged with:

  • two counts of felony death by vehicle
  • one count of felony serious injury by vehicle
  • one count of fleeing to elude arrest with motor vehicle
  • one count of fleeing in excess of 65 mph
  • reckless driving
  • driving after consuming alcohol while under the age of 21
  • driving without a license

According to an arrest warrant, investigators believe McGregory’s vehicle reached speeds of 105 mph on Hammond Road, which has a posted speed limit of 45 mph.

McGregory’s passenger, Shada Taylor died in the crash, according to officials. A girl riding in the church van he hit, 14-year-old Erieyana Holloway, died at a hospital Friday morning.

McGregory’s bond is set at $2 million secured for the offenses related to the crash, according to online records.

RELATED: Teen charged in double fatal Raleigh crash during police chase


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