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Drivers report bull on I-40 in Johnston County

Posted July 25, 2010 11:57 a.m. EDT
Updated July 25, 2010 3:12 p.m. EDT

— Drivers in Johnston County reported seeing a bull along Interstate 40 on Sunday morning, county 911 dispatch supervisor Jason Thompson said.

Just after 9 a.m., the bull was spotted near mile-marker 334. Thompson said the bull walked onto I-40 multiple times. There were no accidents.

The state Highway Patrol and a local farmer helped corner the bull and remove it from the area.

It was not clear how the bull ended up along I-40.