I-40 mudslide closes interstate near Old Fort

I-40 at top of Old Fort Mtn shut down due to landslide. Only 1 EB lane open. Flash Flood Warning in effect.

I-40  at top of Old Fort Mtn shut down due to landslide. Only 1 EB lane open. Flash Flood Warning in effect.

Traffic is being stopped at the 81 mile marker westbound (Sugar Hill Rd exit) due to the landslide on Old Fort Mountain.

The interstate is expected to reopen Wednesday at 7:20 a.m.