I-40 WEST CLOSED NEAR TENNESSEE STATE LINE
I-40 West is closed between Exit 20 (US-276) and the Tennessee State Line due to a crash.
The road is expected to reopen by 7:00 AM on Wednesday.
Motorists on I-40 West:
Use Exit 53B (I-240 West) and follow I-240 West for 5 miles to Exit 4A (I-26 West). Follow I-26 West 74 miles, crossing into Tennessee, to Exit 8A (I-81 South). Follow I-81 South 57 miles to re-access I-40 near Dandridge, TN.
Motorists on I-40 East:
Use Exit 46B for I-26 West/I-240 East. Follow I-26 West 77 miles, crossing into Tennessee, to Exit 8A (I-81 South). Follow I-81South 57 miles to re-access I-40 near Dandridge, TN.
Motorists on I-26 Wes
t: Continue on I-26 West into Tennessee, to Exit 8A (I-81 South). Follow I-81 South 57 miles to re-access I-40 near Dandridge, TN.
I-95 and I-40 OPEN IN NORTH CAROLINA
TRAVEL NOT ADVISED IN PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA
I-40 has re-opened from NC 41 (Exit 385) to Wilmington. There are currently 2 eastbound lanes open and one westbound lane open.
US-70 is open between I-95 and the coast with one lane closed in each direction in Kinston.
US 74 is open from I-95 to Wilmington.
I-95 is open in North Carolina.
NCDOT advises motorists to avoid unnecessary travel in the following counties:
•Bladen and Wayne due to the flooding and/or washout of multiple major travel routes.
•Brunswick, Columbus, Duplin, Pender, Robeson, Sampson, and Scotland due to the flooding and/or washout of multiple North Carolina and secondary routes.
Although water has receded on some roads, the roads and bridges may be damaged and the road closures are still in effect. Signage should be adhered to. DO NOT GO AROUND OR MOVE BARRICADES. If a road is closed it is closed for a reason.
List of Roads Affected by the Storm and Roadway Conditions by County
NCDOT Press Release
Note: On the map below, if the road is purple there is not enough data to provide speed information on that segment of road.
Red and white striped lines mean the road is closed.
When roads are estimated to reopen in 2099 this means that the reopening time is undetermined at this time.
Last updated: 09/26/18 at 03:00 AM