US 1 reopens in Apex after sewage truck crash

Southbound lanes of U.S. Highway 1 were closed north of exit 89 near Apex Thursday afternoon after a tractor trailer overturned.

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APEX, N.C. — Southbound lanes of U.S. Highway 1 reopened just before 5:30 p.m. after a tractor trailer accident forced the closure of the road for several hours.

The North Carolina Department of Transportation said that the dump truck hauling sewage sludge overturned at about 1:10 p.m.

One northbound lane was also closed for about two hours, and reopened just before 4 p.m.


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