I-40 bridge shut down due to multiple-car crash

I-40 bridge shut down due to multiple-car crash

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A crash on the Interstate 40 bridge shut down traffic eastbound between Memphis and Arkansas.

Multiple cars crashed around 3:45 p.m., closing all eastbound lanes until after 5 p.m.

An airwing helicopter landed on the bridge and later flew away. It's unclear if anyone involved in the crash was placed in the helicopter and taken to the hospital for treatment.

Investigators have not released any information about injuries or the cause of the crash.

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