Wrong way driver causes crash near Jefferson St. overpass

Wrong way driver causes crash near Jefferson St. overpass (Image 1)

A wrong way driver crashed into a mini van on Interstate 40 at the I-65 split near downtown on Tuesday night.

The accident was reported just after 9 p.m. at the Jefferson Street overpass.

Officials told Nashville's News 2 it appears the driver of the vehicle traveling in the wrong direction was intoxicated.

The victims were transported to an area hospital as a precaution.

No serious injuries were reported.

It was not immediately known when the roadway would reopen to motorists.

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