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

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. <span class=meta>(Sean Daley)</span>
April 17, 2012 8:44:12 AM PDT