Crews are on the scene of a crash involving two tractor trailers and three cars in Tarboro.
It happened just after 2 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 64 East and the Howard Avenue exit. As you can see from the picture on this story, one of the tractor trailers overturned.
There is one injury, but it is not life threatening. Troopers say wet conditions are believed to have played a part in the crash.
The left-hand lane of Highway 64 East remains closed and is not expected to reopen until after 5:00 p.m.
There is a detour available. The DOT says take Exit 478 (Kingsboro Rd) and take a right at the top of the ramp. Continue 2 miles to stop sign, take a left onto Howard Avenue extension. Continue 2.75 miles to first stop light, take a right onto McNair NC 212) to interchange with US 64.