Tractor-trailer accident backs up traffic near Cape Fear Bridge

Reported by Casey Roman - email
Posted by Debra Worley - email

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Traffic congestion was relieved by 5:15 Wednesday evening, after facing delays for most of the afternoon near the Cape Fear Bridge.

A trailer carrying 76,000 pounds of stone disconnected from the cab that was carrying it, Wednesday afternooon around 1:00.

The driver of the tractor-trailer said he felt the whole truck sway and then heard a big crash.

No other cars were involved in the accident and no injuries have been reported.

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