Truck stuck in mud blocking Jones Franklin Road in Raleigh

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RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A truck stuck in mud is blocking Jones Franklin Road in Raleigh on Monday night.

The incident was reported around 8:30 p.m. on Jones Franklin Road just north of Interstate 440. The road is blocked between Waters Edge Drive and Barringer Drive, according to Raleigh police.

The incident happened when a large box truck tried to turn around, but instead became stuck in mud and blocked the road, police said.

The scene was expected to clear by 10:25 p.m. after a tow truck arrived at the scene. However, by 10:40 p.m., the road was still closed, police said.

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