I-24 East reopens near Antioch following dump truck rollover crash

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I-24 Bell Road Rollover Crash - 06252021

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ANTIOCH, Tenn. (WKRN) — A dump truck overturned on Interstate 24 eastbound near Bell Road in Antioch on Friday afternoon.

The accident occurred just before 3 p.m. at mile marker 56. Nashville Fire Department transported the driver of the truck to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. MNPD tells News 2 that the patient has non-life threatening injuries.

According to Metro Police, the dump truck spilled gravel across the interstate. I-24 eastbound lanes were blocked for several hours, with traffic being diverted onto the left shoulder. All lanes affected since reopened before 6 p.m.

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