All Lanes of I-40 West Reopen at MM 7 in Haywood County Tuesday, August 20, 2013

RALEIGH – All lanes of Interstate 40 West at Mile Marker 7 in Haywood County have reopened following a rockslide that occurred yesterday evening. Crews worked overnight to clear the debris.


NCDOT reminds motorists to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit.


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