Multiple injuries reported in Sunday wreck on I-40
MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. — A wreck Sunday evening in Madison County halted interstate traffic and resulted in multiple injuries.
According to Tennessee 511, a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 40 was reported around 5:29 p.m. The wreck occurred in the westbound lane near mile marker 79.
Photos submitted by our viewers show multiple law enforcement vehicles, ambulances, and a medical helicopter responding to the scene.
According to the THP, the investigating trooper has advised the wreck involved six vehicles, with a total of sixteen occupants.
The THP says four injuries have been reported, however the extent of those injuries have not been confirmed at this time.
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