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US Highway 1 re-opens after wreck

Posted November 10, 2012 6:32 p.m. EST

— U.S. Highway 1 south of Franklinton was closed most of the day Saturday due to an overturned tractor-trailer. 

The wreck happened about 6:30 a.m. when the tractor-trailer lost control, and officials with the N.C. Department of Transportation re-opened the road just about 12 hour later. 

No details about the cause of the wreck or any injuries were released. No other vehicles were involved.