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Van crashes into tractor trailer

Published On: Nov 30 2012 05:47:58 PM CST
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According to Troopers a woman crashed into a tractor trailer when a big rig driver ran a red light.

The van driver, Janice Hill of New Bern was turning left when the 18-wheeler ran a red light, according to Troopers.

It happened around 12 p.m. Friday at the intersection of Highway 11 and Highway 70 in Lenoir County, near Skinners bypass.

Hill crashed into the tractor-trailer and spun out onto the side of the road.

Hill was taken to Lenoir Memorial for minor injuries.

According to troopers the driver of the 18-wheeler, Artemio Martinez has been charged with running a red light.