What we are working on Monday morning - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

What we are working on Monday morning

Good Monday morning!!

Here are some of the stories we're following at this hour:

We are following several traffic issues this Monday morning. A fatal crash involving an 18-wheeler and a car at S. Third and W. Shelby Drive...plus a rollover crash at the I-55/240 junction. Traffic tracker Janeen Gordon will keep her eyes on the roadways so you can get to work without sitting in bumper-to-bumper traffic. 

A South Memphis community is in mourning as you wake up this Monday morning. A 13-year-old drowned after an apparent dare to jump into a closed community pool. Details this morning on what's being done so this doesn't happened again.

New speed limit signs are expected in Raleigh today. This comes as neighbors work their grassroots effort to erect the signs after two boys were killed walking to a corner store. Details on the efforts and an update on the case on WMC.

We're also investigating a shooting at America's most iconic street: Beale Street. Details on the investigation this morning.

Did you see it? The United States won its third Women's World Cup title with a 5-2 victory over Japan! We'll relive it with you this morning on WMC...USA USA!!
Looking to rent a car on your next vacation? We have some tips to save you big bucks before your next vacation.
Weather update:
It is muggy outside...in the 70s right now...we're expecting a high in the upper 80s...scattered showers in the area. Details on the day and week ahead with Weather on the 5s on WMC Action News 5.

Here are the top stories on wmcactionnews5.com:
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Man shoots off fireworks from top of head, dies immediately
Man dies after jumping under carnival ride

Join us as we get you going on this workweek. We are live from 4:30-7am on WMC Action News 5.

Andrew Douglas

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