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Police ID truck driver killed in Raleigh wreck

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RALEIGH, N.C. -

Raleigh police have identified the driver who was killed in a fatal traffic accident Wednesday morning at Interstate 540 and Glenwood Ave.

The driver has been identified as 26-year-old Jonathan Arrington of Raleigh.

Officers said Arrington lost control of the box truck he was driving while traveling westbound on I-540 shortly before 8:30 a.m. The truck ran off the roadway to the right and continued traveling until it ended up on the outbound lanes of Glenwood Ave.

Arrington was declared deceased at the scene.

No other vehicles were involved in the accident.

The accident forced officers to close the outbound lanes of Glenwood Ave. at I-540 during the morning commute for a few hours.

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