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Man Dies In Tractor-Trailer Accident

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WILSON COUNTY, N.C. — One person has died in an tractor-trailer accident on Interstate 95 in Wilson County.

The accident occurred near mile marker 114 near the Rock Ridge community . Authorities say a tractor-trailer hit a concrete barrier, flipped into a ditch and caught fire around 5:45 a.m. Tuesday. The driver died in the accident.

No other cars were involved in the accident. Traffic is flowing freely at this time.

The name of the driver is not being released.