MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Two tractor-trailers crashed on Interstate 40 westbound Friday morning, spilling diesel fuel and causing a traffic backup.
Drivers were diverted off I-40 to the Austin Peay exit. The interstate reopened around 1 p.m.
Memphis Police said the crash happened about 9:20. Two people were taken to hospitals from the scene.
All lanes blocked on I-40 @ Austin Peay Hwy due to tractor trailer crash & fire. pic.twitter.com/TrHAANW7Jt
— Corie Ventura (@CVentura_WREG3) October 26, 2018