UPDATE: I-40 West reopens following accident north of Wilmington

UPDATE: I-40 West reopens following accident north of Wilmington
A crash has resulted in the closure of I-40 West, north of Wilmington near Exit 408, according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation. (Source: KEYC News Now)

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - UPDATE: Following a crash earlier Sunday I-40 West has reopened according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation.

A crash resulted in the closure of I-40 West, north of Wilmington near Exit 408, according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation.

The NCDOT recommended drivers take a detour to get back on the interstate.

“I-40 West is closed near Exit 408 (NC-210) due to a vehicle crash resulting in road damage. Motorists are advised to use caution while driving in the area and use the following detour: Take Exit 408; Cross-over NC-210 to re-access I-40 West,” according to the NCDOT.

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