Accident at I-240 and Perkins closes east bound lanes - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Accident at I-240 and Perkins temporarily closes east bound lanes

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - An early morning tractor trailer accident on Interstate 240 eastbound just west of Perkins caused some major traffic problems this morning. 

The East bound lanes of Interstate 240 were closed for a time as traffic was diverted onto Perkins then back onto the interstate.  The truck was up righted and towed and traffic was flowing again before 6:30am.

You can always monitor Memphis traffic and see delay times as well as plot alternate routes on the Traffic page at by clicking here.

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