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I-485 back open after chicken parts spill block westbound lanes

Westbound lanes near Fairview are back open.

MINT HILL, N.C. — Part of Interstate 458 is back open after a truck carrying raw chicken parts spilled in the roadway. 

First responders were called to westbound lanes of I-485 near Fairview Road to clear the roadway of the chicken parts. 

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Mint Hill Fire Department sprayed the roadway off, and NCDOT sent a sand truck to cover what was left. 

The road is now back open. 

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