3 injured in crash involving vehicle towing heavy equipment in Clayton

Johnston County News

CLAYTON, N.C. (WNCN) — Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash in Clayton. Officials say one of the vehicles was towing heavy equipment.

Officials say shortly after 1:30 p.m., two vehicles crashed — one towing a piece of heavy machinery — along Shotwell Road, near Covered Bridge Road.

Three people suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Shotwell Road may be closed until 2 p.m., officials say so the scene can be cleared. Drivers are advised to use City Road to O’Neil Street if headed to US70.

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