THP: 1 killed in wrong-way crash on I-40 W in Wilson County


WILSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – Tennessee Highway Patrol officials told News 2 one person was killed in a crash on I-40 West Saturday morning.

It happened around 2:30 a.m. near mile marker 226.

THP officials said a Toyota Camry was traveling East in the Westbound lane on I-40 when the vehicle struck a tractor-trailer that was traveling West.

One of the people inside the Camry sustained fatal injuries in the crash. The scene is estimated to be cleared by 10 a.m.

This is an ongoing investigation and no other information was immediately released.

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