Interstate 240 reopens after deadly crash - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Interstate 240 reopens after deadly crash

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The crash happened around 1 a.m. and snarled traffic along the interstate causing a long backup. The crash happened around 1 a.m. and snarled traffic along the interstate causing a long backup.
Our crew on the scene only saw one car that was heavily damaged. Our crew on the scene only saw one car that was heavily damaged.
MEMPHIS, TN -

(WMC) – Eastbound Interstate 240 at Poplar Avenue was down to one lane after a deadly crash that happened early Friday morning.

The crash happened around 1 a.m. and snarled traffic along the interstate causing a long backup.

Eventually, police told drivers to turn around and go the opposite way on the interstate in order to clear the backup.

Memphis police dispatch told WMC Action News 5 that at least one person died in the crash. Our crew on the scene only saw one car that was heavily damaged.

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