Overturned truck crashes, catches fire on I-40 near West Memphis

A map showing the closures (Source: iDriveArkansas)
A map showing the closures (Source: iDriveArkansas)
(Source: WMC Action News 5)
(Source: WMC Action News 5)

WEST MEMPHIS, AR (WMC) - Traffic is backed up on I-40 eastbound near West Memphis after a tractor trailer crashed and caught fire.

The crash happened around 3:15 p.m. at mile marker 273 (which is near Highway 147.

Arkansas State Police said nobody was injured in the crash.

Only one lane of eastbound I-40 is open as crews work to clear the crash.

The cause of the crash has not been determined.

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