Worker injured in crash with semi-truck in Smyrna

Sam Ridley bucket truck crash

(Photo: WKRN)

SMYRNA, Tenn. (WKRN) — A construction worker was injured when a semi-truck hit his vehicle in Smyrna Friday morning.  

The crash happened on Sam Ridley Parkway at Stonecrest Drive around 6:30 a.m. 

Smyrna Police Department spokesperson Bobby Gibson said the worker was with a bucket truck when he was hit but it is not known if he was inside the bucket.  

He was taken to an area hospital with unknown injuries.

Traffic lanes from Sam Ridley to Interstate 24 were blocked as the semi hit the traffic lights at the intersection.  The road has since reopened.

No additional information was immediately released.  

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