****Delays are still heavy as of 3:30, but the DOT website now shows that the center lane has reopened after being closed following a wreck.****
Traffic delays are adding up on I-40 westbound in eastern Orange County due to a crash closing one of three lanes.
The wreck was reported by officials at the North Carolina Department of Transportation shortly after 2:30 Friday afternoon. The DOT websites estimates it will be close to four o’clock before traffic is back to normal.
There is no word on the severity of the crash or any injuries as of this posting.
Photo via North Carolina Department of Transportation