Wreck closes I-95 southbound in Wilson County

From staff and wire reportsJanuary 12, 2013 

All lanes have been re-opened on Interstate 95 following a fiery wreck involving a tractor-trailer rig that crashed Saturday morning in Wilson County at exit 116.

The accident closed all southbound lanes for several hours. A number of vehicles were involved in the crash.

Highway Patrol Trooper Kevin Woods said the tractor-trailer struck the van in the rear. One person was critically injured, and two others also were injured.

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