MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A crash on the Hernando DeSoto Bridge sent one person to the hospital and slowed traffic crossing into Memphis.
The crash happened around 6:30 a.m. Sunday.
Police said a tractor trailer crashed with a Nissan while driving on the bridge. The Nissan's driver was thrown out of the car. He was taken to the hospital in extremely critical condition.
[EDITOR'S NOTE: The initial version of this story said two people were hospitalized. That was updated when police received more information.]