Update: Scene cleared after 4-vehicle accident on Hwy. 264

PITT COUNTY, NC (WITN) - Update: The scene was cleared by 9am.

Drivers are experiencing traffic backups along Hwy. 264 near Stantonsburg Rd. in Pitt County.

Around 8am Wednesday, an accident involving four vehicles shutdown one of the two eastbound lanes.

State troopers were on scene and we're told a wrecker was called by about 8:15am. The scene should be cleared shortly.

No fatalities have been reported.

There's no word yet as to the cause of the crash.