Tractor-trailer wreck causing traffic delays on US 70 near New Bern

A disabled tractor-trailer is causing delays on US 70 south of New Bern on Wednesday. (Lauren Arnott/NewsChannel 12)

NEW BERN, Craven County - A disabled tractor-trailer caused major backups on northbound US 70 just east of New Bern.

The incident was near the Speedway and Cowell's Cleaners. Troopers and Craven County deputies were on scene working to clear the wreck as of 1:30 p.m.

NewsChannel12's Lauren Arnott reports traffic was being detoured ate to the service road and backups were already occurring.

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