DURHAM — An accident involving a tractor-trailer and a car closed eastbound T.W. Alexander Drive near North Entrance Road just east of the Durham Freeway before dawn Tuesday.
Police on patrol found the accident about 5 a.m. and called for fire and EMS units.
One woman was pinned in the car for a time until firefighters were able to extricate her.
She was taken to Duke University Hospital, but her condition was not immediately available.
Durham police and Durham County sheriffs cars closed off T.W. Alexander.