NASHVILLE (WSMV) - An overturned tractor trailer shut down an on-ramp on I-24 eastbound near downtown early Wednesday. 

According to TDOT, the tractor trailer rolled over near Exit 50A: Knoxville/Chattanooga around 7:30 a.m. 

The semi was hauling 43,000 pounds of pasta, which spilled across the on-ramp. 

Eastbound traffic was affected with the on-ramp blocked. Westbound traffic was not affected. 

TDOT cleared the scene around 1:45 p.m. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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