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HILLSBOROUGH – An overturned pickup truck and camper trailer have snarled traffic on westbound Interstate 40 near the I-85 exit at Hillsborough in Orange County, closing the left lane, the Highway Patrol said at 4 p.m.
One person suffered a broken arm, but no serious injuries were reported.
The left lane was closed while cleanup crews worked to remove debris, and some drivers were using the shoulder to move slowly around the crash site. The crash was reported at 2:30 p.m. Both lanes were expected to be open later this afternoon.
Westbound drivers on I-40 in Durham and Orange counties should look for alternate routes. Drivers can reach I-85 by heading north from I-40 at:
- N.C. 147 (the Durham Freeway) (Exit 279),
- U.S. 15-501 (Exit 270), or
- New Hope Church Road (Exit 273).