Traffic

I-95 reopened near Rocky Mount after truck overturned

Posted November 10, 2018 3:47 p.m. EST

A box truck flipped on Nov. 10, 2018, blocking both northbound lanes of Interstate 95 near Rocky Mount for several hours, authorities said.

— A box truck flipped Saturday morning, blocking both northbound lanes of Interstate 95 near Rocky Mount for several hours, authorities said.

The driver, whose name wasn't released, went off the left side of I-95 near the N.C. Highway 97 exit (Exit 127) and then over-corrected, causing the truck to overturn and slide along the pavement, authorities said.

No injuries were reported.

The crash happened shortly after 8 a.m., and the highway wasn't cleared and reopened until about 12:30 p.m.