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Propane truck tips; US 401 closed in Hoke County

Posted February 28, 2011 5:21 p.m. EST
Updated February 28, 2011 5:46 p.m. EST

— U.S. Highway 401 near Raeford was closed Monday afternoon while emergency crews tried to clear an overturned propane truck from the road, Sheriff Hubert Peterkin said.

Traffic was being detoured off US 401 onto Johnson Mill Road (State Route 1409) and Pittman Grove Church Road (State Route 1422).

The cleanup was expected to last through the evening.