Ten vehicle pile-up on I-40 in Arkansas kills one person - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Ten vehicle pile-up on I-40 in Arkansas kills one person

A late night pile-up on I-40 in Arkansas killed one person, four others were injured.

Traffic was backed-up for miles after this major accident involving 10-vehicles, 8 of those were tractor trailers. It happened in Saint Francis County.

Arkansas Highway Patrol investigators say a small fire in the median caused smoke to fill the east-bound lanes. Then, because of low visibility there was a chain reaction of cars and trucks. No charges have been filed. The accident is still under investigation.

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