After 8+ hours, multiple roads reopen in Fayetteville following semi-truck crash

Cumberland County News

The crashed truck. Photo by Fayetteville police.

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) – Multiple roads were closed for more than eight hours in Fayetteville Saturday after a semi-truck crashed into a utility pole, police said.

At 6:34 a.m., officers responded to the crash on Bragg Boulevard at Stamper Road in Fayetteville.

The crash caused damage to the utility pole and power lines. Power outages were reported throughout the area.

The outbound lanes of Bragg Boulevard were closed, as well as all of Stamper Road, while repairs were made.

A photo released by Fayetteville police showed a tractor-trailer that collided with a power pole while apparently trying to make a turn.

The roads reopened around 3:45 p.m., according to Fayetteville police.

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