DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — Interstate 85 southbound in Durham was closed for about 40 minutes Saturday evening after a vehicle crash.
The crash was reported at 6:30 p.m. in the left southbound lanes of I-85 near exit 177, which is Avondale Drive/US-501 Business.
Initially, officials said that just the two left lanes were closed.
However, a North Carolina Department of Transportation traffic camera showed all southbound lanes were closed at U.S. 70 around 7 p.m.
Authorities later confirmed that all southbound lanes were closed.
All southbound lanes reopened around 7:40 p.m., officials said.