Crash Closes I-40 East In Downtown Nashville

Posted at 5:10 AM, Dec 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-21 08:24:39-05

A crash involving a wrong-way vehicle shut down part of Interstate 40.

The wreck happened in the eastbound lanes near Exit 209A for Church Street around 3:18 a.m. Wednesday.

Details on the crash were limited, but officials said two people were injured. It was believed their injuries were non-life threatening.

The roadway was closed to eastbound traffic for a few hours. Authorities said westbound drivers were not affected.



Crews said the roadway was cleared by 6:15 a.m.