Three semi-trucks pile up on I-40 in Smith County
The crash occurred on the eastbound side of the interstate near New Middleton.
Published: Mar. 22, 2023 at 8:08 AM CDT
NEW MIDDLETON, Tenn. (WSMV) - Multiple tractor-trailers crashed on I-40 Wednesday morning, shutting down all but one eastbound lane.
Emergency crews responded to I-40 at mile marker 252 just before 5 a.m. for a multi-vehicle crash involving three semi-trucks, according to the Smith County Rescue Squad.
One minor injury was reported.
Traffic was reduced to one lane, but a second lane has since reopened. Officials urged motorists to use caution as crews work to clear the scene.
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