Overturned tractor trailer closes lane on I-40



STATESVILLE - A tractor trailer overturned on Interstate 40 westbound on Tuesday morning around 3 a.m.

According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the right lane was closed between mile markers 142 and 141.

State troopers said the tractor trailer hit a guardrail and went down an embankment.

The lane is expected to reopen at 9 a.m.