Crash leading to truck fire closes Interstate 40
MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. — Authorities are working to clear a major crash on Interstate 40 that occurred around 6:30 a.m. Wednesday morning.
The accident took place near Law Road between exits 93 and 94 westbound.
At least two semis are involved, including a tractor-trailer that caught fire.
Traffic has been blocked since the incident, and authorities expect the delay to continue until 11:30 a.m.
Multiple fatalities are being reported at this time.
Traffic is being rerouted to exit 101 westbound.