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Accident causes traffic tie-up on I-40 in Durham County

Posted December 17, 2008 9:28 p.m. EST
Updated December 18, 2008 8:23 a.m. EST

— An improper lane change caused a chain reaction Wednesday night that led to a crash and a traffic mess near Durham, according to authorities.

Three vehicles wrecked at about 8:30 p.m. on Interstate 40 westbound near Page Road.

All four lanes were closed for about 40 minutes while crews cleared the wreckage.

One person was transported to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

No other details were available.