I-40 East reopens in West Nashville due to overturned vehicle

Courtesy: TDOT
Courtesy: TDOT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Traffic backed up for miles Wednesday afternoon after a vehicle overturned on Interstate 40 East.

The accident closed lanes just passed the Interstate 440 exit near 28th Avenue North around 1:40 p.m. No injuries were reported.

Only one lane of traffic was left open for several hours as crews remained on the scene, and the entire road didn’t reopen until just before 7 p.m.