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Tractor-Trailer Overturns on U.S. 70 Near Princeton

An eastbound lane of U.S. 70 is blocked due to an accident involving an overturned tractor-trailer.

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PRINCETON, N.C. — A tractor-trailer carrying junk cars overturned Thursday on U.S. Highway 70 near Princeton.

Authorities said the accident occurred on U.S. 70 near Raines Mill Road, closing one eastbound lane.

No injuries were reported.

The highway was reopened to traffic by mid-afternoon.