Semi overturns, landing on both sides of I-24 in Antioch

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ANTIOCH, Tenn. (WKRN) – A tractor-trailer crashed on Interstate 24 in Antioch Monday night, lodging itself on the median and blocking both lanes of the roadway.

It happened near the Bell Road exit around 9:45 p.m.

Metro police told News 2 the truck struck the center median and partially overturned, with each side of the tandem trailer landing on the east and westbound lanes.

The driver of the truck was not injured and no other vehicles were involved.

Portions of both lanes of travel were closed while crews work to clear the wreckage.

The roadway fully reopened to traffic around 2:45 a.m.