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3 separate accidents mar I-40 traffic in Raleigh

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Traffic at the intersection of I-40 and Lake Wheeler Road in Raleigh saw three separate accidents cause slow downs Saturday afternoon.

The first accident involved three vehicles on I-40 westbound, authorities said. Speed and weather were factors in the crash. One person was transported with minor injuries.

Two other accidents happened on I-40 eastbound near the first multi-vehicle accident as traffic was slowing, according to authorities. Two cars were involved in both accidents. Authorities said no one was injured in these crashes. 

Traffic was slow as law enforcement and emergency crews cleared all three scenes.

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