Cars slam into truck stopped for school bus Wednesday


One person was hurt when a car and pick-up-style truck slammed into the rear of a cargo truck, which had stopped for a school bus early Wednesday morning.
The wreck occurred on U.S. 701 North near the intersection of N.C. 131. The school bus was not struck.
North Whiteville Fire, Whiteville Rescue and Whiteville Heavy Rescue responded.
Traffic had to be detoured around the site for about an hour.