US 70 reopens near Hillsborough after crash involving deputy

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HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (WNCN) — U.S. 70 near Hillsborough was closed for several hours Sunday night after a deputy-involved crash, officials said.

The wreck, which involved an Orange County deputy, was reported around 9:30 p.m. along U.S. 70 near Linden Road.

No one was injured in the wreck, which happened east of Hillsborough, officials said.

U.S. 70 was expected to reopen by 11:35 p.m., according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation. The road finally reopened just before 12:30 a.m. Monday.

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