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Wreck Ties Up I-40 Eastbound Traffic

Posted January 31, 2005 6:58 a.m. EST

— A minor wreck backed up traffic nearly four miles on Interstate 40 during rush hour Monday morning.

The wreck happened around 6:30 a.m. at Harrison Road on eastbound I-40.

Only two lanes were blocked from the wreck, but traffic was backed up to Airport Road, which is nearly four miles away.

There were some onlooker delays in the westbound lanes of I-40.

The scene was clear by 8 a.m.