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Crash backs up traffic for miles on I-40W in Orange County

Posted July 26, 2013

Traffic backs up on Interstate 40 West in Orange County on July 26.

— Traffic backed up for more than 10 miles on westbound Interstate 40 in Orange County on Friday after a tractor-trailer overturned on the roadway.

No injuries were immediately reported from the crash, which happened about 1:40 p.m. near the New Hope Church Road exit in Hillsborough.

Authorities said they were unable to clear the wreck in time for the evening rush.



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