Several vehicles involved in crash that caused one motorist to drive off I40 overpass


MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 are blocked at Warford Street following a multi-vehicle crash Monday afternoon.

WREG’s Melissa Moon says it appears a white truck went off the interstate and onto the road below. The truck could be seen on its side on Warford.

Memphis Police said one person was transported to Regional One Hospital in critical condition, and a second party was listed as non-critical.

Cameras show several emergency vehicles both on I-40 and Warford Street, which runs beneath the interstate under an overpass.

Police have not said what caused the crash.

TDOT said the wreck involves multiple vehicles.

Westbound lanes of the interstate are open. WREG is working to learn more.

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