Tractor Trailers In Deadly Crash, One Lane Of I-40 Remains Closed

One lane of I-40 east bound in Iredell County, west of Statesville, is now open after multiple big rig crash that killed at least one.

Earlier, all east bound lanes were closed.

Officials say motorists should expect heavy delays in the area, and may want to consider using alternate routes.

Eastbound traffic is being detoured off at Mile Marker 141 (Sharon School Road) at this time. is reporting at least one person was killed.

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  • by Sam Location: The Will on Jun 12, 2009 at 08:29 AM
    This is horrible. What makes it worse was the one that was killed was most likely one of the tractor trailer drivers that was just on the job doing his duty. How sad!

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