Morning Wreck Slows I-40 Traffic

By 7 Eyewitness News Staff

A multi-car wreck ties up traffic on a busy Hub City thoroughfare.

The three-vehicle collision involving a car, a SUV and garbage truck happened on Interstate 40, Monday morning. Investigators said a car swerved to miss debris and then slammed into a bridge abutment.

The car careened back into the eastbound lane and then was hit by a SUV.

One passenger in the car was taken by ambulance for what police believe were non life-threatening injuries. The investigation of the crash is continuing.