Crash Closes I-40 East In Wilson County

Posted at 4:56 PM, Jul 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-23 18:46:54-04

A crash involving multiple vehicles in Wilson County shut down a portion of Interstate 40.

Authorities said the wreck happened around 4:30 p.m. Sunday in the eastbound lanes near mile marker 234, just before the exit for Interstate 840.

Details had not been released regarding the cause of the crash or if any injuries were involved.

The interstate was closed to eastbound drivers. Westbound traffic was experiencing rubbernecking delays.

Crews said the roadway was cleared before 5:30 p.m.