At least 2 injured in serious crash near downtown Nashville

(Photo: WKRN)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – At least two people were injured in a serious crash on a road used to access Interstate 40 near downtown Nashville on Thursday.

The accident was reported just before 12 p.m. on the short road between Fourth and Second avenues between the off and on ramps of the interstate.

(Photo: WKRN)
(Photo: WKRN)

It appears a minivan somehow collided with a dump truck, causing major damage to the van and injuring two people inside.

Both victims were transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital. An update on their conditions was not immediately released.

The cause of the crash remains unknown at this time.