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Tractor-trailer carrying cars hits train trestle in Apex

Posted September 3, 2014 8:22 a.m. EDT
Updated September 3, 2014 4:05 p.m. EDT

A tractor-trailer carrying new cars on U.S. Highway 64 West hit a train trestle early Wednesday at Laura Duncan Road in Apex, officials said.

— A tractor-trailer carrying new cars hit a train trestle early Wednesday on U.S. Highway 64 West near Laura Duncan Road in Apex, officials said. 

The crash, which happened at about 7:30 a.m., destroyed at least one vehicle on the truck, owned by Pasha Distribution Services, and caused heavy delays on U.S. 64 West.

No injuries were reported, and no other vehicles were involved.

The truck driver, Ricky Taylor of Georgia, was cited for having an over-height load, police said.