I-26 closed near Exit 67

POLK COUNTY, NC – North Carolina Department of Transportation officials said a crash has shut down both directions of travel on Interstate 26.

According to a NCDOT, the crash happened on I-26 at mile marker 67, near Highway 74.

The road is closed in both directions near Exit 67.

Town of Columbus Fire Department is asking for people to avoid the area, as an extrication is in progress.