Tractor trailer wreck partially shuts down I-40 West

Courtesy: Knoxville Police Department

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – A tractor trailer crash partially shut down I- 40 Westbound at Hall of Fame Drive Saturday morning.

All lanes of I -40 Westbound reopened around 7:45 p.m. Saturday night.

Knoxville Police responded to reports of a crash around 8:30 a.m. at mile marker 389. Traffic was reduced to one lane due to the incident.

Knoxville Police estimated the road would reopen by noon.

Witnesses say the tractor trailer hit the guard rail and debris scattered. Injuries were unknown at the time.

 

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