Eastbound lanes of I-40 at Hammond Road reopen after crash

RALEIGH, North Carolina (WTVD) -- The lanes have reopened after a crash closed most of the eastbound lanes of I-40 near Hammond Road in Raleigh.

The incident happened about 6:45 p.m.

Traffic is backed up at the scene.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area if possible while authorities work to clear the lanes.
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