I-55 bridge back open after jackknifed tractor-trailer closes lanes


MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A tractor-trailer wreck blocking the northbound lanes of the I-55 bridge into Arkansas caused police to shut the bridge in both directions Wednesday morning.

At 6:34 a.m., Memphis Police said the bridge was back open, after it was closed for about 20 minutes for an investigation of the crash.

More: WREG traffic map →

The I-40 bridge’s westbound lanes just reopened to traffic Monday after being shut for repairs for three months.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Latest News

More News

Watch Latest Videos

Collierville Kroger shooting: Father says son remembers hearing ‘pop sounds’ before getting hit

Collierville vigil

Search continues for Brian Laundrie as FBI issue arrest warrant for fiancé of Gabby Petito

Regional One Press Conference, Collierville Kroger Shooting

Police release more details in Kroger shooting

Collierville church holds community prayer service after deadly mass shooting at Kroger

More News