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Benson Bridge Hit Again

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BENSON — For the fourth time, a truck has hit the Highway 50 overpass on I-95 closing the bridge.

Crews say it will be several weeks before the bridge is re-opened. Theoverpass connects Benson with points east in Johnston County.

The highway patrol says the bridge is lower than most, but well withinlegal limits. Troopers say truckers are stacking their loads too high tofit under the bridge.