Driver hydroplanes on I-24, causes 7-vehicle crash

Posted at 6:05 AM, Feb 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-12 09:24:52-05

ANTIOCH, Tenn. (WTVF) — A crash involving multiple vehicles caused delays on Interstate 24 westbound after a driver hydroplaned in messy conditions.

The incident happened around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday near the Haywood Lane exit.

Officials said seven vehicles were involved in the weather-related crash. One driver hydroplaned, causing the chain reaction wreck.

Two people were sent to an area hospital but no major injuries were reported.

A Storm 5 Alert was in effect throughout the morning as more rain moved through the area.

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