Driver, officer injured in crash while helping driver of disabled vehicle on I-40W

Posted at 4:14 PM, Jul 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-06 17:14:37-04

MT. JULIET, Tenn. (WTVF) — A Mt. Juliet community service officer and a driver were injured in a crash while trying to help another driver on Interstate 40 West.

Mt. Juliet Police responded to the crash on I-40W near mile marker 226.

They say the officer and another driver were helping a disabled motorist and wrecker when a MPD emergency response vehicle was hit.

Both suffered non-life-threatening injuries.