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All lanes of I-85 back open after morning crash

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Durham police are investigating a traffic accident on Interstate 85 near Avondale Drive.

Authorities say a tractor trailer hauling produce hit a small car carrier on southbound I-85 before flipping on its side and blocking all southbound lanes early Thursday morning.

The driver of the tractor trailer was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries after being pinned. The driver of the small car carrier was treated at the scene by emergency personnel.

All lanes were closed for hours before reopening shortly after 9:30 a.m.

No information about charges is known at this time.

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