Breaking News: Driver Killed After Running Red Light in Winston-Salem

May 5 , 2024

Winston-Salem, North Carolina — April 12, 2024 — According to WX11, just after 12:15 a.m., Winston-Salem Police Department (WSPD) officers responded to a multi-vehicle crash at Peters Creek Parkway and Academy Street intersection.

Initial investigative details revealed that a Hyundai was driving north on Peters Creek Parkway when a Nissan ran a steady red light on Academy Street. The vehicles then collided. Then, the Hyundai hit a Jeep that was stopped at the intersection.

Driver Killed After Running Red Light

The drivers of the Hyundai and Nissan were taken to the hospital with injuries that appeared to be minor, while the driver of the Jeep was not hurt. The following day, officers learned from the Forsyth County Medical Examiner’s Office that the driver of the Nissan, identified as Bettery Mitchell, died from her injuries sustained in the crash.

Our thoughts are with Ms. Mitchell’s family and loved ones.

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