Accident closes I-55 northbound in Tate County - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Accident closes I-55 northbound in Tate County

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) – I-55 northbound in Tate County was closed Tuesday morning after a single car accident between Hernando and Coldwater.

Highway Patrol spokesperson John Kalahar said one person was trapped in a vehicle after the accident. 

That person was later rescued and transported by helicopter to The MED.

The highway re-opened shortly after noon. Investigators have not said what caused the crash.

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