Tractor-Trailer Driver Injured In I-95 Accident
Posted June 19, 2006 6:41 a.m. EDT
SMITHFIELD, N.C. — The Highway Patrol is investigating a tractor-trailer accident in Johnston County.
The accident happened overnight on Interstate 95 near Smithfield. Authorities said the tractor-trailer hit several trees before ending up on its side.
Troopers do not know what caused the accident, but they do not think alcohol or speed was a factor.
The tractor-trailer driver was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
Authorities said the tractor-trailer was hauling tires.