Update: I-40 East partially open in Dickson County

(Courtesy: iReport2)

DICKSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – Traffic continues to be slow on Interstate 40.

The highway is partially open but the left lane is still blocked due to a tractor trailer crash that happened at 9 a.m. Tuesday morning.  .

The crash was at mile marker 170, which is near the Highway 46 exit in Dickson County.

The eastbound lanes of I-40 were closed for hours

At least three people were injured in the crash involving a commercial semi-truck. A Life Flight helicopter that landed on the highway took one patient to the hospital.

No additional information was immediately released.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and refresh this page for updates. 

(Courtesy: iReport2)