Local News

Drivers report bull on I-40 in Johnston County

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

Posted Updated

SMITHFIELD, N.C. — 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.

 Credits

Kathy Hanrahan, Web Editor

Copyright 2023 by Capitol Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.