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Trooper Injured In Durham Crash Released From Hospital

Posted August 25, 2006 2:41 a.m. EDT

— A state trooper injured in a fiery crash is now out of the hospital.

Investigators say trooper Bryan Kirkpatrick lost control of his vehicle near the intersection of Hillsborough Road and Highway 15-501 in Durham. The vehicle went off the road and slammed into a backhoe.

Kirkpatrick is resting at home after leaving the hospital Thursday afternoon.