1 adult, 1 child critically injured in I-40 crash

1 adult, 1 child critically injured in I-40 crash
(SOURCE: WMC Action News 5)
(SOURCE: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A crash on Interstate 40 at Jackson Avenue forced emergency crews to close the eastbound lanes.

Memphis Police Department said the crash, which involved a Ford Mustang and a tractor-trailer, happened at approximately 4:19 p.m.

Police said an adult was taken to Regional Medical Center and a child was taken to Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, both in critical condition.

The crash is expected to be cleared by 6 p.m.

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