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Interstate 40 reopens after situation involving man on Lake Wheeler Road Bridge

Posted May 12, 2016 9:35 p.m. EDT

WRAL News

— Interstate 40 was closed in both directions Thursday evening due to a situation involving an adult male who was on the Lake Wheeler Road Bridge, officials said.

Authorities said the incident was resolved without injury. Both lanes of Interstate 40 were reopened around 9:15.

The man was transported for medical evaluation, authorities said.