Accident snares highway traffic in West Memphis - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Accident snares highway traffic in West Memphis

WEST MEMPHIS, AR (WMC-TV) - An accident between a tractor trailer, an RV, and an SUV in West Memphis, Arkansas caused a major traffic backup Wednesday afternoon.

The accident occurred on I-40, west of the I-55 interchange, near the Mound City exit. Traffic is moving slowly in both directions on I-40, as well as on I-55, as emergency officials work to clear the scene.

Video from Chopper 5 showed the tractor trailer had rolled into the median on top of the RV.

The accident happened approximately 1/2 mile west of the Wal-Mart in West Memphis.

There was no immediate word on injuries.

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