SUV crash on I-40 east shut down multiple lanes in Greensboro; lanes since reopened

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GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — A crash shut down the eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 in Greensboro, according to police.

At 5:16 p.m., the N.C. Department of Transportation reported that three of four eastbound lanes were closed near Exit 211 for Gallimore Dairy Road. The scene cleared by 8:30 p.m.

NCDOT expects the crash to have a “high” impact on traffic.

Police said the closure was due to a crash blocking the road.

A FOX8 crew on scene was able to identify the vehicle involved as a white SUV.

Drivers are asked to use caution in the area.

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