For over 55 million people, Tennessee is the closest place by distance for them to witness the eclipse.
People are also encouraged not to talk walk into any streets to witness the once-in-a-lifetime event.
Traffic was backed up for miles after the Tuesday night crash just past the White Bridge Road exit not far from Charlotte Pike.
Mt. Juliet police report an SUV hit the back of a large truck and flipped over shortly after 3:30 p.m. near mile marker 225.
The crash occurred in the eastbound lanes of I-24 near the Harding Place exit around 12:30 a.m.
Several lanes were closed around 9 p.m. and weren’t expected to reopen until 1:25 a.m.
The Tennessee Department of Transportation estimates the scene won’t be cleared until at least 7 p.m.
HAZMAT crews responded to the scene because diesel is spilling onto the road.
Metro police told News 2 one car was merging back into traffic from the shoulder when the crash happened at 4:10 p.m.
The crash happened near Peachtree Street just after midnight when a driver says he was on his way home from work and didn’t see the woman.
Nolensville Police said a fire department vehicle slammed into a car around 6 p.m. Thursday at Williams Road and Nolensville Road.
The closure is due to a 36 inch water main being installed at the intersection.
Police said a neighbor found the motorcyclist in the 100 block of Hicks Road while they were out on a walk Thursday morning.
The driver accused of hitting Officer Jesse Cox and the passenger in the car were both arrested.
Ronald Harris was reportedly traveling the wrong way on Briley Parkway near Eaton’s Creek Road on June 30 when he hit another vehicle head-o…
Police said it happened just before 6:30 p.m. in the 800 block of W. Old Hickory Boulevard near Cedar Hill Park.
Police said the child suffered “very minor injuries” in the accident around 6:20 p.m. on Providence Trail.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol says it happened shortly before 5 p.m. on Highway 70 in Camden.
It happened around 11:30 p.m. in the westbound lanes where the roadway merges with Interstate 65.
Police say he biker was riding in the bicycle lane trying to pass other vehicles on the right.