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Portion of I-40 eastbound in Winston-Salem reopens after crash involving pedestrian

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – A crash involving a pedestrian temporarily closed Interstate 40 from Highway 311 to the Union Cross Road exit in Winston-Salem.

The wreck was reported at about 11:45 a.m. Sunday on I-40 eastbound just past Highway 311, according to a Winston-Salem city press release.

The identity of the pedestrian, extent of any possible injuries and details about the crash have not been released.

The wreck is currently being investigated by the North Carolina Highway Patrol. The portion of the highway that had closed has since reopened.