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3 Taken to Hospital After I-85 Wreck

Weather may have been a factor in an early morning accident on Interstate 85 in Orange County.

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HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. — According to the Highway Patrol, bad weather may have been a factor in an early Thursday morning wreck on Interstate 85 in Orange County.

Investigators said a pickup truck slid off the roadway about a mile from the Durham/Orange County line and hit a tree. Authorities said it was raining at the time of the accident.

Three people were taken to the hospital. There is no word on their conditions.

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