Fuel spill, overturned semi close I-24 east in Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – An off-ramp was blocked on Interstate 24 in Davidson County for several hours due to an overturned semi.

The wreck happened just after midnight near the Harding Place exit on Interstate 24 East.

All lanes of the Interstate were open, but the off-ramp was blocked.

There was a strong smell of diesel at the scene. First responders said the overturned tractor trailer had been leaking fuel.

The Tennessee Department of Transportation cleared the wreck and the ramp opened just before 6 a.m.