A crash involving a wrong-way vehicle shut down part of Interstate 40.
The wreck happened in the eastbound lanes near Exit 209A for Church Street around 3:18 a.m. Wednesday.
Details on the crash were limited, but officials said two people were injured. It was believed their injuries were non-life threatening.
The roadway was closed to eastbound traffic for a few hours. Authorities said westbound drivers were not affected.
VIDEO- BREAKING: Wrong way crash shuts down I-40 E near Charlotte Ave, both drivers hurt, apx reopen time around 5:30 am pic.twitter.com/OY1X4buFnp
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Crews said the roadway was cleared by 6:15 a.m.