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Chemical Spill Closes I-95 in Fayetteville

Posted March 11, 1997 12:00 a.m. EST

— A traffic standstill in Fayetteville Tuesday morning tested the patience of hundreds of drivers.

A truck carrying liquid nitrogen spilled its load on Interstate 95. Hazardous material and emergency crews responded to the spill, but no one was injured.

Traffic in both directions was stopped for about an hour while crews cleaned up the spill.