Debris Causes Morning Gridlock on Interstate 540 in Fayetteville
Traffic was backed up for nearly four miles Monday morning after they say trash and debris were scattered all over the interstate.
Traffic was reduced to one lane northbound around 8 a.m. as highway crews directed traffic and cleaned up the mess.
The traffic was at a standstill northbound from Wedington all the way through to the Fulbright Expressway.
Fayetteville Police say because of the backup, there was one accident reported.
As of 9 a.m. traffic has resumed without delays.