Statesville, NC (July 30, 2020) – Officials were on the scene of an injury accident in the westbound lanes of Interstate 40 in Statesville on Thursday, July 30th. The crash happened around 9:00 a.m. near Mile Marker 158.
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol responded to the scene shortly after the crash took place. When troopers arrived, they discovered that the crash involved a tractor-trailer. At least one person was injured in the accident. There is no word on the condition of the victim at this time. Police have not released any details about the accident and there is no word at this time on the cause. The number of injuries is also unknown. There were delays at the scene and motorists were advised to find alternate routes of travel if possible.
There is no additional information available at this time and no word on whether charges are expected.