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Tractor-trailer Accident Ties up Traffic Along I-95

Posted April 15, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— Traffic was backed up for more than four hours Sunday after two tractor-trailers collided along Interstate 95 in Cumberland County.

The accident happened about 1 p.m. just south of Fayetteville, leaving debris scattered across the northbound lanes.

TheState Highway Patrolsays one tractor trailer crossed the median, slamming into another 18-wheeler.

Three people were injured and were transported to cape Fear Valley Medical center for treatment. No word on the extent of those injuries.

A Florida truck driver is charged with careless and wreckless driving.