WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — Traffic is being rerouted on Peters Creek Parkway due to a truck hitting a bridge, according to the Winston-Salem Police Department.
The truck hit the West Clemmonsville Road bridge causing both directions of traffic in the 3100 and 3200 blocks of Peters Creek Parkway to be rerouted.
The damage to the bridge is currently being assessed by the North Carolina Department of Transportation.
Barricades are in place, and drivers are being advised to avoid traveling through the area of the crash.
The left turn signal at Southpark Boulevard will have an extended green light to allow for traffic to make a U-turn.
Westbound Clemmosville Road traffic will be diverted to northbound Peters Creek Parkway. The left turn signal at Southpark Boulevard will have an extended green light to allow for traffic to make a U-turn.
Eastbound Clemmonsville Road traffic will be diverted to southbound Peters Creek Parkway. The left turn light at Bridgeton Road will have an extended green light as well.
Southbound Peters Creek Parkway will be closed until Friday.
Traffic will be diverted onto the Clemmosville Road offramp through the traffic circle and back onto Peters Creek Parkway southbound.
There is no word as to the condition of anyone involved at this time.