Truck spills wine on NC highway during crash

North Carolina news
Courtesy of Chad Tucker

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — A busy stretch of road in Winston-Salem was closed Monday after a truck spilled its load of wine during a crash.

The Department of Transportation is reporting that US-421 is closed near the Peters Creek Parkway/Highway 150 exit.

This closure is expected to last some time.

Wine cases and bottles are broken in the roadway, visible in the pictures tweeted by the Winston-Salem Police Department.

A tractor-trailer overturned in the roadway and crews are working to clean it up.

Avoid the area for the time being, but authorities are estimating the roadway will be closed until 1:30 p.m. Monday.

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