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1 Critically Injured In Crash On I-24

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RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tenn. – One person was critically injured in an early morning crash on Interstate 24 in Rutherford County.

The wreck was reported around 7 a.m. Saturday, near mile marker 70 on I-24 westbound.

Officials with the Tennessee Highway Patrol said one person was seriously injured in the single-car crash. The victim was trapped inside the vehicle until crews worked to free the individual.

The interstate was closed for nearly two hours while crews cleared the scene.

The driver was transported by LifeFlgiht to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. The victim is expected to recover.

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