BENSON – A log truck overturned Monday afternoon outside of Benson. The accident occurred around 1:30pm on Morgan Road off Hannah Creek Road.
The truck ran off the roadway to the right and overturned spilling its load of logs. The driver was not injured.
The Benson Fire Department responded and contained a small leak from the truck.
The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office and NC Department of Transportation are assisting with a traffic detour. The roadway is expected to reopen around 6:00pm.