Bridge connecting Morehead City and Beaufort back open after crash

MOREHEAD CITY, CARTERET COUNTY - The high-rise bridge connecting Morehead City and Beaufort has been reopened after an accident Wednesday morning.

Three vehicles, including what was believed to be a sanitary truck, were involved in the wreck on Highway 70 at the bridge, said Morehead City Police. The accident was reported after 8:30 a.m.

There was no word on whether anyone was injured.

Traffic were being re-routed after the crash. But the scene has since been cleared and the bridge is back open.

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