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Troopers searching for truck that lost trailer, caused multi-car crash on I-87

Posted January 4, 2021 11:35 p.m. EST

Troopers are searching for a truck that lost a trailer and caused a multi-car crash on I-87 near the Smithfield exit in eastern Wake County on Monday.

Troopers are looking for a truck that lost a trailer and caused a multi-car crash on Interstate 87 during rush hour on Monday.

The accident happened near the Smithfield Road exit, in eastern Wake County.

Troopers said two cars hit the trailer and one of those cars hit another car.

One driver had to be cut from the vehicle and is at a local hospital with serious injuries.

Another driver had minor injuries.

Anyone with information on the crash is asked to call North Carolina Highway Patrol.

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