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Tractor-trailer falls from icy North Carolina overpass after driver loses control

Authorities said a truck driver lost control Sunday, sending his tractor-trailer off an icy overpass. (Credit: Durham Police) DURHAM, N.C. - A frightening moment in Durham, North Carolina, Sunday after a truck driver lost control while driving over an icy overpass, sending the tractor-trailer over the guardrail. Police said it happened near the intersection of  U.S.

Highway 15-501 and Highway 147. Authorities said nearby travel lanes will be closed for several hours. The driver was taken to a local hospital for treatment, according to local reports.  A dangerous winter storm combining high winds and ice swept through parts of the U.S.

Southeast on Sunday, knocking out power, felling trees and fences and coating roads with a treacherous, frigid glaze.RELATED: VIDEO: Rotating ice disk returns to Maine riverTens of thousands of customers were without power in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Florida. Highway patrols were reporting hundreds of vehicle accidents, and a tornado ripped through a trailer park in Florida.

More than 1,200 Sunday flights at Charlotte Douglas International were cancelled – more than 90% of the airport’s Sunday schedule, according to the flight tracking service flightaware.com.Winter Storm Izzy dumped as much as 10 inches of snow in some areas of western North Carolina as the system moved across the southeastern U.S., said Brian Hurley, a meteorologist with the Weather Prediction Center in College Park, Maryland.A spectacular rotating ice disk formed in a river in Westbrook, Maine, video filmed by the City of Westbrook shows. (Credit: City of Westbrook via Storyful)First Sgt.

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Authorities said a truck driver lost control Sunday, sending his tractor-trailer off an icy overpass. (Credit: Durham Police) DURHAM, N.C. - A frightening moment in Durham, North Carolina, Sunday after a truck driver lost control while driving over an icy overpass, sending the tractor-trailer over the guardrail. Police said it happened near the intersection of  U.S.
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