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I-440 eastbound choked near Glenwood after truck dumps debris across lanes

A truck dumped debris onto eastbound lanes of Interstate 440 near Glenwood Avenue in Raleigh, North Carolina, on Tuesday morning, Dec. 18, 2018, choking traffic during the morning commute.
A truck dumped debris onto eastbound lanes of Interstate 440 near Glenwood Avenue in Raleigh, North Carolina, on Tuesday morning, Dec. 18, 2018, choking traffic during the morning commute. NCDOT

All but one lane of eastbound Interstate 440 near Glenwood Avenue was closed shortly before 8 a.m. Tuesday after a truck dumped debris across the other lanes, police said.

The mess had been cleared by 10 a.m.

The debris included dirt and some large rocks, police said.

The truck that lost the material kept going, and police were trying to locate it.

No injuries were reported in the incident.

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