Emergency Repair Work Causes Lane Closures On I-77 North In Iredell County

IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. — Two lanes on I-77 North past exit 31 are closed, as crews repair signage damaged in a wreck earlier today.

According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the sign damage posed a safety risk to drivers.

Traffic is backed up to at least exit 19, which is I-485, and drivers are advised to seek alternate routes.

The lanes are expected to be reopened later this afternoon.

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