Wreck closes Broad Street in Fuquay-Varina, knocks out power to 500

Authorities in Fuquay-Varina closed N.C. 55, Broad Street, near Dickens Road on Tuesday morning because of a wreck.

The North Carolina Department of Transportation estimated the highway be shut down until 10 a.m.

About 500 Duke Energy Progress customers lost power in the area about 4:30 a.m., the company said.

No information was available on injuries in the crash.