I-40 East Reopens After Rockslide

NCDOT says I-40 eastbound lanes have reopened Tuesday night an all of the Westbound lanes.

According to NCDOT a rock slide closed all the I-40 Westbound lanes near mile marker 7 to the Tennessee state line in Haywood Co. Troopers say crews were able to clear up the mess and now lanes are open again.

Highway Patrol says that workers were testing out a slope stabilization project when the rockslide occurred.

 

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