Durham police have since cleared the scene and reopened traffic to the area.
@DurhamPoliceNC are conducting an investigation in the area of MacDougald Terrace. There is an increased police presence at this time so please avoid the area. We will advise when the area is clear and then investigation is concluded.— DurhamPoliceNC (@DurhamPoliceNC) April 19, 2020
Officials did not specify what operation was being carried out in the area.
ABC11 is working to learn more at this time.