Vehicle overturns in crash on I-40 near Lovell Road

(source: TDOT Smartway)

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – An accident involving an overturned vehicle on Interstate 40 near Lovell Road in West Knoxville is causing some major westbound delays.

The crash was reported just after 3 p.m. Thursday near the Lovell Road exit in the westbound lanes. Several emergency crews were headed to the scene.

The left lanes of I-40 westbound were blocked for around 20 minutes due to the crash. Traffic was backed up for around four miles, according to TDOT.

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