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Only one lane open on I-85 NB near exit in Gastonia after truck flips on interstate

According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, two of three lanes are closed with an expected high-level impact to traffic.
According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, two of three lanes are closed...
According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, two of three lanes are closed with an expected high-level impact to traffic.(WBTV)
Published: Aug. 2, 2021 at 8:17 AM EDT
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GASTONIA, N.C. (WBTV) - Only one lane was open on I-85 near an exit in Gastonia after a truck flipped on the interstate.

According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, two of three lanes are closed with an expected high-level impact to traffic.

The right two lanes are closed on I-85 near Exit 23 (McAdenville Road) heading North.

The scene is expected to be clear by 9:22 a.m.

As a detour, NCDOT says drivers must take Exit 22 (South Main Street), follow South Main Street and take a left onto US-74 East, continue on US-74 East and take a left onto NC-7, continue and take a left onto McAdenville Road then take a right to re-access I-85 North.

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