Mail truck collides with tractor trailer

February 2, 2009 2:56:14 PM PST
A mail truck collided head on with a tractor trailer on a bridge on Falls of Neuse Road Monday.The driver of the mail truck, Sterling Peoples was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Troopers say he only survived because he was in a mail truck, where the driver sits on the other side.

Authorities say the tractor trailer crossed the center line.

The bridge sustained at least $10,000 in damage, but has been deemed safe and it is open to traffic.