Wake County

Raleigh fire truck clipped at I-40 accident scene

Westbound traffic on Interstate 40 near Rock Quarry Road in Raleigh crawls Friday morning because of accidents, including a reported hit-and-run in which a fire truck was struck while at the scene of an earlier crash.
Westbound traffic on Interstate 40 near Rock Quarry Road in Raleigh crawls Friday morning because of accidents, including a reported hit-and-run in which a fire truck was struck while at the scene of an earlier crash.

A Raleigh Fire Department engine was struck by a vehicle while firefighters were at the scene of a wreck on westbound Interstate 40 near the Rock Quarry Road interchange Friday morning, police and firefighters reported.

The accident happened about 7:15 a.m. There were no reports of injuries.

Police reportedly were looking for a tractor-trailer that did not stop after the crash.

No details were available about the initial wreck.

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