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Scrap metal truck overturns on I-440 East

Posted January 15, 2011 7:45 a.m. EST
Updated January 15, 2011 10:20 a.m. EST

— A scrap metal truck overturned on Interstate 440 East in Raleigh Saturday morning, forcing lane closures while crews cleaned up debris, police said.

No injuries were reported in the wreck, which occurred around 7 a.m. on I-440 East, near Capital Boulevard. 

I-440 East and the on-ramp from Capital Boulevard were shut down for about three hours after the wreck. Crews had to bring in equipment to clean up debris strewn across the highway.

More details about the wreck haven't been released.