N.C. Department of Transportation workers repair a stretch of southbound Interstate 95 at Smithfield on Thursday, a day after a tractor-trailer truck carrying chemicals exploded when it was hit from behind by a recreation vehicle. The driver of the RV was killed, and the resulting fire forced the evacuation of homes and businesses within a mile of the site.
N.C. Department of Transportation workers repair a stretch of southbound Interstate 95 at Smithfield on Thursday, a day after a tractor-trailer truck carrying chemicals exploded when it was hit from behind by a recreation vehicle. The driver of the RV was killed, and the resulting fire forced the evacuation of homes and businesses within a mile of the site. Drew Jackson jdjackson@newsobserver.com
N.C. Department of Transportation workers repair a stretch of southbound Interstate 95 at Smithfield on Thursday, a day after a tractor-trailer truck carrying chemicals exploded when it was hit from behind by a recreation vehicle. The driver of the RV was killed, and the resulting fire forced the evacuation of homes and businesses within a mile of the site. Drew Jackson jdjackson@newsobserver.com

3 killed in crashes that shut down I-95 in Johnston County

October 20, 2016 3:33 PM