Tractor-trailer carrying watermelons overturns on I-95 near Selma
Posted July 2, 2013
Selma, N.C. — A tractor-trailer carrying watermelons overturned Tuesday morning while traveling northbound on Interstate 95 near Selma.
No injuries were reported in the crash, which happened about 5:30 a.m. near mile marker 99, state Highway Patrol trooper said.
The truck was exiting a rest area when it tried to stop along the side of the highway. Before coming to a stop, it slid down a ditch and overturned. The driver, Jamie Fisher, of New Jersey, was charged with a log book violation, Highway Patrol officials said.
The highway wasn't closed due to the wreck, and officials did not report any serious delays.