NC 98 reopens in Durham County after major crash

Durham County News

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — A major wreck in Durham County closed a key road east of Durham Saturday afternoon.

The crash happened along N.C 98, which is known as Wake Forest Highway, at Valleydale Drive, according to a statement around 2:25 p.m. from the Durham County Sheriff’s Office.

Both directions of the four-lane road were closed and deputies warned it could “be closed for the next few hours.”

The road reopened just after 5 p.m., according to deputies.

The North Carolina State Highway Patrol is investigating the wreck.   

No details about the crash were released by the highway patrol.

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