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Six-Vehicle Pileup Shuts Down Eastbound I-40 In Durham

Posted August 2, 2004

— It was rough going for motorists who wanted to head East on Interstate 40 Sunday.

Around 6 p.m., a six-car pileup shut down the eastbound lanes at Highway 55, near the infamous Durham County construction zone.

At the heart of it all was a car that ended up underneath a pickup truck.

Amazingly, no one in any of the cars was injured. People got out of their cars and waited for police to clear the accident.


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