Rollover crash slows traffic on I-24 in Montgomery County

Motorcyclist seriously hurt in Rutherford County accident (Image 1)
Motorcyclist seriously hurt in Rutherford County accident (Image 1)

Traffic was delayed along Interstate 24 in Montgomery County after reports of a rollover accident involving a tanker truck.

The incident happened just before 7:30 a.m. on I-24 west at mile marker 16.

According to police, a truck with a tanker attached collided with another vehicle causing it to rollover and spill some fuel.

A portion of the roadway was temporarily blocked off in the westbound lanes while crews worked the scene.  

Injuries were reported in the incident, but are unknown at this time.

The roadway was shutdown for over an hour and it has since reopened.

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