Semi hauling beehives crashes near Tenn.-Ky. line on I-24

Dump truck overturns at I-24 and Bell Road (Image 1)

Interstate 24 near the Tennessee-Kentucky state line was closed Tuesday after a semi hauling beehives crashed.

The roadway was closed to motorists between the state line and Exit 1 for several hours.

Authorities on the scene said the hives were disturbed in the crash and there are bees everywhere.

A Clarksville police officer was sent home after being stung multiple times. A total of three minor injuries were also reported.


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