RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – Interstate 24 Eastbound at Waldron Road in Rutherford County has reopened following a multivehicle crash.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol tells News 2 a 2008 GMC Box Truck was disabled in the left lane. The driver got out to check for the mechanical failure when a 2006 Ford F250 crashed into the Box Truck. A 2022 Chevrolet Silverado then crashed into the Ford F250. All three drivers were injured, as well as the passenger of the Ford F250. The extent of their injuries are unknown at this time.
Debris from the Ford F250 damaged five other vehicles.
Metro police say their officers were also diverting traffic onto Old Hickory Boulevard.
The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office says drivers were asked to take U.S. Highway 41/70 (New Nashville Highway) as an alternate route as the interstate was expected to be closed for several hours.
The interstate has since reopened.
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