THP: Crash leaves traffic shut down on I-40 in Haywood Co.

THP: Crash leaves traffic shut down on I-40 in Haywood Co.
(Source: WAVE 3 News)

HAYWOOD CO., Tenn. (WMC) - A critical crash leaves traffic shut down on I-40 westbound near Highway 222.

Eastbound traffic has not been impacted.

Officials say a driver ran off the road and the vehicle caught fire. A hospital wing has also been spotted in the area.

Tennessee Highway Patrol said the scene should be cleared by 8:00 a.m.

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