BENTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – Three people were killed in a crash on Interstate 40 East in Benton County Thursday night.
It happened at 6 p.m. at mile marker 129, which is between the Benton and Decatur County line.
No details were immediately released about a cause for the wreck, but News 2 has confirmed that three people died.
A viewer called and said traffic was backed up for 10 miles after the crash.
The roadway reopened around 11 p.m.