Man dies after pickup truck crosses I-95 median, hits tree

Photo by Joey McDonald/CBS North Carolina

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — A man in a pickup truck died in a crash on Interstate 95 after his truck crossed the median on Monday afternoon, officials said.

The incident happened in Cumberland County before 1 p.m. in the southbound lanes near Exit 52.

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The wreck happened when the truck was heading northbound on I-95, but veered across the lanes and median.

The truck then went into the I-95 southbound lanes and off the road and hit a tree, officials said.

The man, who was from Virginia, has not yet been identified, authorities said.

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