WENDELL, N.C. (WNCN) – A traffic collision involving a truck hauling a mobile home has shut down U.S. 64 east in Wake County.

The crash happened just after 11:30 a.m. near the Lizard Lick Road interchange, the North Carolina Department of Transportation said.

Crews had one of two lanes of the highway closed as they worked to clear the scene.

At 3 p.m., the entire highway was closed off as the damaged home was moved from the roadway.

Backups stretched back as far as Wendell Falls Parkway.

Drivers should find an alternate route.