2 injured in 2-car crash on I-440 East near Hillsboro Pike

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Two people suffered minor injuries Sunday afternoon in a two-car crash that shut down Interstate 440 for an hour.

Metro police told News 2 one car was merging back into traffic from the shoulder when the crash happened at 4:10 p.m.

That car was hit by another, leaving both drivers injured.

The roadway was shut down as authorities worked to remove the damaged cars and take the drivers to a nearby hospital. They both suffered minor injuries and are expected to be okay.


All the lanes reopened round 5:10 p.m., although traffic was slow-moving through the area for some time. Click here to check the traffic map.