I-40 west and east in Johnston County reopens after multi-car crash – WTVD-TV
JOHNSTON COUNTY, N.C. — Drivers in Johnston County were stuck in traffic for nearly two hours after a crash involving multiple cars on I-40 west in Johnston County Friday afternoon.
According to NCDOT, all lanes of I-40 West and the left lane of I-40 East were closed near Exit 319, NC 210, near Benson, due to a crash.
No details have been released on injuries.
The road reopen just before 4:00 PM.
Drivers are asked to use the following detour to get around the area:
Drivers traveling on I-40 West should take Exit 328-A to I-95 South, follow I-95 South to Exit 79, and take Exit 79 to NC 50 North. Turn right onto NC 50 North, follow NC 50 North to NC 210 East, turn right onto NC 210 East, follow NC 210 East to the on ramp for I-40, and then take on ramp to re-access I-40 at Exit 319.
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