Tractor-trailer flips over near I-40 east in Durham

Overturned tractor-trailer on N. Miami Boulevard (Justin Quesinberry/CBS North Carolina)

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — A tractor-trailer overturned on S. Miami Boulevard near Interstate 40 east Friday morning in Durham, authorities said.

The wreck happened around 3:40 a.m. when the truck overturned on the shoulder.

No one was seriously hurt in the crash and the truck driver was on scene speaking with authorities, according to CBS North Carolina’s Justin Quesinberry.

Only the tractor-trailer was involved in the crash and traffic has not been impacted by the incident.

Crews have responded to the scene to clean up debris after the roof of the trailer was partially ripped off. A forklift was also assisting in the clean up effort.


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