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I-95 South reopened after Northampton wreck

Posted July 17, 2011 1:35 p.m. EDT
Updated July 17, 2011 2:32 p.m. EDT

Traffic Accident (generic)

— Interstate 95 South has been reopened after a wreck in Northampton County, just south of the Virginia border, Sunday afternoon.

Troopers said a medical helicopter was called out to ferry injured people from the wreck, which happened shortly before 1 p.m. near mile marker 178 and N.C. Highway 46. More details weren't available.

The state Department of Transportation website showed that I-95 South was closed for more than an hour after the wreck.