Driver hydroplanes, dies in crash with tractor trailer - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Hydroplaning driver killed in crash with tractor-trailer

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

One person is dead following a weather-related crash on Interstate 40.

The crash happened on I-40 in Arlington. Investigators said the driver of a car hydroplaned and crashed into a tractor-trailer.

I-40 eastbound was closed for several hours and traffic was diverted to Highway 385. 

Between 11 a.m. and 8 p.m., Memphis Police Department said it has responded to 129 crashes.

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