Crash, Cargo Fire Slows Traffic On I-24

Posted at 4:57 PM, May 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-05 18:24:50-04

A crash involving a cargo fire has shut down lanes of Interstate 24 in Coffee County.

Authorities said the crash happened around 4:16 p.m. in the westbound lanes of the interstate near mile marker 108.

Westbound traffic was reduced to one lane. Authorities said eastbound traffic was not affected.

Crews with the Tennessee Department of Transportation estimated the crash would be cleared by 7:16 p.m.