Wreck involving eight vehicles, bear closes I-95 in Halifax County
Posted October 26, 2012 5:27 a.m. EDT
Updated October 26, 2012 5:36 a.m. EDT
Enfield, N.C. — Authorities closed both northbound lanes of Interstate 95 at mile marker 160 in Halifax County for about five hours Friday morning after a wreck involving eight vehicles and a bear.
Details about the wreck were not immediately available, but authorities responded to calls about an overturned tractor-trailer about 12:20 a.m.
Motorists were detoured around the wreck while crews cleared the two-lane stretch of highway, and the lanes were reopened about 5:30 a.m.
It wasn't clear if anyone was injured. No other information was released.