Durham Police Investigate Fatality Wreck on I-40 E
Durham police are investigating a vehicle wreck on I-40 East between N.C. Highway 54 and 751.
The crash happened shortly after 4 am when a vehicle was traveling west in the eastbound lane of I-40 and struck a tractor trailer. The driver of the vehicle died on scene.
An unoccupied police vehicle was also struck at the scene which was not involved in the original crash. There are no reported injuries.
Currently two lanes of I-40 East remain closed.