One dead following crash on I-840

I-840 Crash
Posted at 11:00 AM, May 18, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-18 15:21:15-04

THOMPSON'S STATION, Tenn. (WTVF) — One person is dead following a crash on I-840 Wednesday.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol responded to the crash on the interstate south of Franklin near Thompson's Station.

THP report that a 2022 Kenworth Truck Tractor was traveling east on I-840 at the 30-mile marker when it ran off-road.

The truck crossed over the median and into the westbound lanes before striking an embankment and overturning.

The 61-year-old truck driver Edwin Garfield Keeland Sr. of Milltown, Montana died at the scene.

THP agents say that there was no hazmat situation associated with the overturned vehicle.