NEW DETAILS: Overturned box truck blocks lane on Highway 258 Thursday

GREENE COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – An eastern Carolina fire department was called to a tractor-trailer laying on its side overnight Thursday.

The Snow Hill Rural Fire Department Inc. says at 12:22 a.m. Thursday crews were on Highway 258 with an overturned box truck.

Fire Chief Todd Whaley says the Ryder box truck was empty and fell near 1233 Highway 258 North, down the road from three warehouses.

Whaley says the driver refused medical transport.

The fire department says one traffic lane was blocked, but was cleared by 2 a.m. No injuries have been reported.

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