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Man seriously injured in Durham Freeway wreck

Posted December 24, 2011

— A man was seriously injured when his vehicle rolled over on the Durham Freeway early Saturday afternoon, police said.

The single-vehicle wreck happened on N.C. 147 South, near Hillandale Road, around 12:30 p.m. Two people were trapped inside the vehicle and had to be pulled out. They were taken to Duke Medical Center.

Police described one man's injuries as serious and the other person's injuries as non-serious.

The cause of the rollover hasn't been determined.

Two southbound lanes of the freeway remained closed two hours after the wreck.


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