Wreck closes eastbound I-40 in Iredell Co.

STATESVILLE, NC (WBTV) - All eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 are currently shut down at exit 141 (Sharon School Road) in Iredell County.

Troopers with the North Carolina Highway Patrol are at the scene working to get the accident cleared up.

The North Carolina Department of Transportation estimates it could be 9:30 a.m. before all lanes are reopened.

Motorists in the area should take exit 138 (Oxford School Road) to US Highway 70 as an alternate route.

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