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Motorist injured in N.C. 55 wreck

Posted February 18, 2009 11:24 p.m. EST
Updated February 19, 2009 7:40 a.m. EST

— A motorist was injured Wednesday evening in a motor vehicle wreck on N.C. Highway 55 in Apex.

A woman driving an SUV collided with a vehicle after swerving to miss a bicyclist traveling on the side of Jenks Road, police said.

The woman was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injures. No one in the other vehicle was injured.

Traffic was backed up on N.C. 55 for about 45 minutes after the wreck.