Deputy injured in 4-car crash on I-40 at Wolf River Bridge - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Deputy injured in 4-car crash on I-40 at Wolf River Bridge

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A Shelby County Sheriff’s deputy was injured in a four-car crash Tuesday morning.

The crash happened on Interstate 40 at the Wolf River Bridge at around 7:30 a.m.

Investigators said the crash happened when a Penske rental truck backed out and slammed into a sedan. The sedan spun and hit the deputy's vehicle and another car.

The deputy was taken to the hospital with minor injuries to his chest and neck. He is expected to be OK. A woman was also taken to the hospital, and her condition is unknown.

The crash has caused a major delay on I-40 for several hours.

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