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I-40 lanes reopen after Johnston County crash

Posted August 19, 2009 7:36 a.m. EDT
Updated August 19, 2009 10:51 a.m. EDT

— All lanes on Interstate 40 west near N.C. Highway 42 in Johnston County reopened around 11 a.m. Wednesday after a tractor-trailer crash, authorities said.

The tractor-trailer went down an embankment, damaged a guard rail and leaked fuel around 7 a.m. The driver might have sustained injuries, officials said.

No other details were available.