Series of accidents stall I-40, U.S. 70 commutes

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image wtvd"><span>WTVD</span></div><span class="caption-text">It was a rough commute for Triangle drivers trying to use Interstate 40 Tuesday morning after a series of accidents caused traffic jams. It began with a crash in the westbound lanes near Aviation Parkway that closed three of four lanes. Other wrecks were reported near the Durham Freeway and debris in the roadway at Hammond Rd. also caused problems. (Sean Daley)</span></div>
April 17, 2012 8:44:12 AM PDT