Troopers investigate I-40 wreck as hit-and-run
BUNCOMBE COUNTY, N.C. (WLOS) —
A crash along Interstate 40 in Buncombe County snarled traffic in both directions Friday afternoon.
Highway Patrol said the three-vehicle wreck in the westbound lane near Exit 55 was a hit-and-run, and they're looking for the driver of a white Kia who fled the scene.
One person was transported to the hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries.
I-40 was temporarily closed in both directions as a result of the wreck. The scene cleared around 6:15 p.m.
This story is developing and will be updated as details become available.