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ACCIDENT NEAR AVIATION PARKWAY DELAYS I-40 WESTBOUND TRAFFIC

RALEIGH -- Due to an earlier vehicle accident, all lanes of Interstate 40 West are closed near the Aviation Parkway exit (Exit 285) near Raleigh-Durham International Airport in Wake County. The lanes are not expected to reopen until later this afternoon. Motorists should expect delays in the area, and are being advised to use the following alternate westbound route: Take Exit 290 to N.C. 54 (Chapel Hill Road). Turn left onto N.C. 54 West and follow it to N.C. 540 at Exit 69.  Take N.C. 540 East, which turns into I-540 East, back to I-40 West at mile marker 283.

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7/26/2018 12:06 PM