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BREAKING: Interstate 40 westbound backed up for miles near 109 mile marker
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BREAKING: Interstate 40 westbound backed up for miles near 109 mile marker

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Interstate 40 westbound is backed up for several miles near the 109 mile marker after a tractor-trailer caught fire Thursday afternoon. 

If possible, drivers are urged to avoid using the interstate near this area, as crews are working to clean up the scene. 

Johnny Casey is a staff writer and can be reached at jcasey@morganton.com or 828-432-8907. 

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Johnny Casey has been covering education and writing feature stories for The News Herald since Aug. 2019

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