I-240 W reopens following fatal crash

I-240 W reopens following fatal crash

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Emergency crews blocked all lanes of traffic on westbound Interstate 240 following a fatal crash.

The crash happened between Perkins Road and Getwell Road exit.

Police said a woman was driving when her car and a tow truck collided. When she got out of the car, another car hit her. She was pronounced dead on the scene.

Traffic was backed up all the way to the entrance ramp from 385.

I-240 has since reopened.

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