All lanes back open after accident caused backup near Kinston

LENOIR COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – North Carolina Dept. of Transportation tells us a crash near Kinston shut down lanes of traffic near Kinston.

They say around 7:15 a.m. Thursday there was a car crash on NC-11 South in Lenoir County, near Braxton Road outside of Kinston.

Two lanes were closed, and an hour later one lane has opened back up to traffic.

WITN has received several messages from viewers on the backup.

As of 9:00 a.m., NC Dept. of Transportation officials say all lanes have opened. No one was injured.