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Driver injured when tractor-trailer overturns in Franklin County

March 21, 2019
Driver injured when tractor-trailer overturns in Franklin County

A tractor-trailer overturned north of Bunn on Thursday morning, closing North Carolina Highway 39 near Bern Wilder Road.

The driver was injured in the crash along N.C. 39 in Franklin County but is expected to be OK. No other cars were involved.

Officials are asking drivers to avoid the area. Firefighters were at the scene directing traffic.

At 7 a.m., a tow truck was at the scene to remove the truck.

The cause of the crash was unknown.

This story will be updated when more information becomes available.