Vehicle fire, wreck causes slow down on I77 Saturday


Staff Report



Two individuals, one a juvenile, were transported to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center following an accident on I77 south at mile marker 75 on Saturday morning. Highway Patrolman F. Ferguson said the crash occurred at 8:48 a.m. A vehicle crashed into a tractor trailer that had slowed to a stop for traffic. The slowing traffic in the area was due to a vehicle fire further up the road. West Yadkin Fire Department was on the scene of the vehicle fire close to the 421 interchange around 8 a.m.

Additional details on the cause of the vehicle fire were not available as of press time.

Staff Report

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