An accident on eastbound Interstate 40 has narrowed the right merge lane at Exit 306 near Garner on Wednesday morning, the NC.Department of Transportation reports.
All lanes of I-40 east are now open, DOT reports.
The accident is expected to be cleared by 7:30 a.m., according to DOT.
Firefighters on the scene said five people were hurt.
None of the injuries appeared to be life-threatening.