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Truck Smashes Raleigh Beltline Bridge

Posted June 27, 1999 7:00 a.m. EDT

— A section of Raleigh's outer beltline may have to be shut down after an accident early Monday.

Police say a dump truck hit the overpass at Atlantic Avenue and the Beltline around 7 a.m.

Apparently the truck's hydraulic system was left up and took out several chunks of concrete when the truck drove through.

The driver suffered minor injuries.

TheDepartment of Transportationsays a section of the beltline may have to be closed to repair the damage.