Durham County

Fatal accident closes Hillsborough Road in West Durham

Hillsborough Road was closed in both directions at the U.S. 15-501 interchange Tuesday afternoon after a fatal accident, according to police.

Police have not released any details about the accident, including information about the person or persons who were killed.

The two-vehicle crash happened around 3:30 p.m. on Hillsborough Road between LaSalle Street and U.S. 15-501. The highway was expected to remain closed until 5 p.m., police said.