35K pounds of candy spills onto Knoxville interstate

Tennessee News

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN)– Thousands of pounds of candy spilled onto a Tennessee Interstate after a crash involving two semis.

One truck was traveling on the I-40 East ramp in Knoxville on Friday when the driver swerved into a ditch to avoid a truck parked on the shoulder.

The semi went into the ditch, hit a concrete barrier and rolled, crashing into a second semi.

The overturned truck was carrying 35,000 pounds of candy– including mint M&M’S.

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