NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) —A crash involving multiple semi-trucks closed Interstate 24 at the junction of Interstate 40 early Thursday morning.
The crash happened around 3 a.m. at mile marker 213, which is where I-24 and I-40 merge heading into downtown Nashville.
The westbound lanes of I-24 were closed at the site of the crash. One lane reopened to traffic just before 6 a.m.
Metro police said the crash involved two semi-trucks and at least one other vehicle. The crash caused one semi to jack-knife and oil leaked onto the interstate, according to Metro police.
Minor injuries were reported in the crash.
The roadway is expected to fully reopen to traffic around 7:45 a.m.
No additional information was immediately released.
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