Man injured when car hits tractor-trailer in Durham
Posted March 14, 2014
Durham, N.C. — A 24-year-old Durham man was injured early Friday when he crashed his Ford Mustang into the side of a tractor-trailer near the intersection of Carver and Broad streets, police said.
Investigators said Steven Hall, of Durham, ran a stop sign at about 6:30 a.m. before hitting the tractor-trailer.
Hall was trapped inside the car for about 30 minutes before being taken to a local hospital for the treatment of serious injuries. He was alert when he was taken from the scene, police said.
Wade Bliss, 39, of Henderson, was driving the tractor-trailer at the time of the wreck. He was treated at the scene for minor injuries.
Authorities closed Carver Street between North Duke and Broad streets for more than two hours due to the wreck.