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UPDATE: All lanes of I-40 are back open as of 1 p.m.

BECKHAM COUNTY, Okla. – According to Oklahoma Highway Patrol there have been numerous accidents between mile marker 34-43 on I-40 going eastbound.

Highway patrol has closed down the highway in order to clean up some of the accidents.

Callers are saying they have not moved for an hour.

Traffic is moving very slowly and officials are asking drivers to avoid this area.