Lanes closed on I-40W following tractor trailer crash - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Lanes closed on I-40W following tractor trailer crash

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Two tractor trailers collided on westbound Interstate 40 early Thursday morning.

Westbound I-40 was closed near Canada Road, but now at least one lane is open. TDOT crews estimate the road will be clear by 10:30 a.m.

Tennessee Highway Patrol officials said one of the tractor trailers is overturned. WMC Action News 5 crews on the scene found a van pinned between the two tractor trailers.

At least one person was injured in the crash, but their condition is currently unknown.

The overturned tractor trailer was carrying tens of thousands of pounds of plastic cups.

Please avoid the area if possible. Click here for our traffic tracker.

Use Highway 385 as an alternate route.

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