Crash snarls traffic on U.S. 421 South near Kernersville

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KERNERSVILLE, N.C. — Lane closures on U.S. Highway 421 South caused brief but heavy traffic delays Thursday morning in Forsyth County.

DOT officials say the closure was due to a crash that happened shortly before 8:15 a.m. near Bluff School Road in Kernersville.

Both lanes of the highway were closed for about 30 minutes.  Officials said they reopened shortly after 8:45 a.m.

The right shoulder of the highway remained closed until about 9:15 a.m., officials said.

No other details about the crash were available.