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STATESVILLE, N.C. A tanker truck shut down Interstate 77 just after 6:30 p.m. Friday night and crews spent nearly three hours cleaning up the wreck.

The accident happened in the northbound lanes near mile marker 47 in Statesville. All northbound lanes were closed until 9 p.m.

It was not immediately clear what caused the truck to overturn but there were no reports of injuries.

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