Concrete Truck Overturns

Photo by John Payne

ZEBULON – A concrete truck overturned Wednesday morning in northern Johnston County near the Wake County line. The accident was reported just after 11:00am on NC Highway 96 North near Earpsboro Road.

The truck ran off the roadway then overturned across Highway 96, blocking both lanes.

Photo by John Payne

A traffic detour was set up until the truck could be removed just after 1:00pm.

The driver was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. No other vehicles were involved.                                                                                    

Photo by John Payne

The State Highway Patrol, Johnston County EMS, Corinth Holder Fire Department, and Zebulon Fire Department responded.


  1. I was first on scene as it happened right in front of me. I helped the driver out and waited for EMS. Is there a way to find out the name of the company the driver works for? I’d like to see if he’s ok and may need anything. Thank you!

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