NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – An overturned tractor-trailer blocked a ramp on Interstate 24 East near downtown Nashville early Saturday morning.
It happened where the ramp merges with I-40 East just past the Silliman Evans Bridge around 4 a.m.
The driver was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The semi was hauling cases of nutrients to fertlize mushrooms, which spilled onto the roadway and to Hermitage Avenue below the interchange.
A small amount of diesel fuel also spilled from the truck.
Traffic was re-routed to get off on Shelby Street until the scene was stabilized.
The roadway fully reopened around 11 a.m.
Traffic was stopped for hours on June 28 when a semi hauling cotton overturned.