I-40 west closed at US 70 after vehicle crash in Johnston County

SMITHFIELD, N.C. (WNCN) — A vehicle crash has closed westbound Interstate 40 in Johnston County on Sunday afternoon.

The incident was reported around 5:25 p.m. at mile marker 310 in Smithfield, officials said.


The road is closed at exit 309, which is US 70.

Authorities have set up a detour: Motorists should take Exit 312 and turn right onto NC-42 East. Follow NC-42 East to US-70 and turn left onto US-70 West to re-access I-40.

Officials said the scene should be clear by 7:30 p.m.

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