Lanes reopen on eastbound I-74 in High Point after cement truck overturns

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HIGH POINT, N.C. — A portion of eastbound Interstate 74 (northbound U.S. 311) was closed for more than an hour Wednesday because of an overturned cement truck.

The accident happened near the North Main Street exit shortly before 3 p.m.

High Point police said the driver was already out of the truck when they arrived but EMS was called to evaluate him.

There is no word on what caused the accident.

The road was closed until 4:22 p.m., when one lane reopened. All lanes reopened by 5:15 p.m.