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Tractor-trailer, tanker truck crash on I-40 East

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A tractor-trailer and tanker truck were involved in a Tuesday-morning crash on Interstate 40 East near Winston-Salem.

DOT officials say the crash, which happened around 11:30 a.m. between Union Cross Road and U.S. Highway 311, shut down the eastbound lanes of the interstate until about 2 p.m.

Dispatchers say minor injuries were reported in the wreck, but nobody was seriously injured.

No other information was available.