Multi-vehicle crash in Campbell County on I-75 cleared after closing southbound lanes


CARYVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – A multi-vehicle injury crash in Campbell County Tuesday night has been cleared after it shut down southbound lanes of Interstate 75 for several hours.

The report of the crash came in just before 8 p.m. with multiple agencies and emergency crews responding.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol telling WATE 6 On Your Side the crash involved two commercial tractor-trailers.

Injuries were reported, but there were no fatalities.

The Campbell County Office of Emergency Management & Homeland Security stating just before 9 p.m. drivers should seek alternative routes due to the road closure.

High traffic volumes were building up along I-75 South due to the crash; highway authorities saying the efforts to clear the incident would likely last until 4 a.m.

(Photo: Campbell County Office of Emergency Management & Homeland Security)

WATE 6 On Your Side is working to learn more about this incident and will updates as additional details are made available.

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