Image: North Carolina DOT

Image: North Carolina DOT

Interstate 95 has been re-opened throughout North Carolina after earlier closures due to Hurricane Matthew, the North Carolina Department of Transportation has announced.

However, NCDOT said that I-95 Southbound is reduced to one lane in these two locations: 

  • Near I-40 at Exit 79
  • Near Lumberton at Exit 25

NCDOT added that many roadways in eastern North Carolina still remain closed due to extensive flooding in low-lying areas, caused by the powerful the storm that hit the Southeast Atlantic Coast between Florida and the Carolinas from Oct. 7-9.