Tractor-trailer crashes into home in Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- A tractor-trailer traveling southbound on U.S. 29 crossed a median and drove through a house in Greensboro.

The incident happened at 11:42 a.m. when the truck exited the right side of the roadway and continue through the vacant home at 1414 N. O'Henry Blvd.

The driver, 44-year-old Gene Drake, of Kill Devil Hills, was taken to Moses Cone Hospital. His injuries are classified as minor, according to Susan Danielsen, with Greensboro police.

Danielsen said fatigue was a contributing factor to the crash.

Crews are currently cleaning up debris.