WINSTON-SALEM, NC - U.S. 421 by Martin Luther King Junior Drive is closed due to an accident involving two tractor trailers.

The accident happed around 7:00 Wednesday night and there are injuries according to police.

While the road is closed police recommend avoiding the area or to exit the highway onto Fifth Street.

The Winston-Salem Police are investigating and WFMY News 2 will keep you updated as more information comes in.

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