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US 1 northbound after 5-vehicle crash leads to lane closures in Cary

Posted January 9, 2021 7:15 a.m. EST
Updated January 12, 2021 1:53 p.m. EST

— A crash involving five vehicles on U.S. Highway 1 has caused northbound lanes to be shut down near Exit 98 A on Saturday morning.

First responders could be seen responding to the crash, which was near a bridge by the exit for Tryon Road and U.S. Highway 64.

At least one vehicle went down the embankment, and at least one person was sent to the hospital.

Reports of other crashes have begun popping up around the Triangle this morning.

Onevehicle flipped over on a bridge on Aviation Parkway.

Across town, a second truck also overturned on the ice – this crash was on Western Boulevard.

Until temperatures raise from below-freezing this morning, drivers are urged to use caution and keep an eye out for potential slick spots.

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