Tag Archives: I-40

Accident Sunday on I-40 leaves two injured

A single vehicle accident yesterday (Sunday, July 26, 2020) on I-40 in Roane County resulted in at least one hurt. The highway patrol says a 2008 GMC Yukon driven by 46-year-old Joseph Sneed of Twin Falls, Idaho was traveling west near the 352 mile marker pulling a trailer hauling a …

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I-40 Accident takes the life of Truck Driver

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says a man lost his life in a two vehicle accident on I-40 in Roane County yesterday afternoon (Sunday, July 26, 2020). The report states a 2010 Ford F-150 driven by 64-year-old Myron King of Knoxville crossed over the center line at the 345 westbound mile …

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Overturned Truck Slows I-40

Interstate 40 was at a stand still after a tractor trailer overturned at the usual spot of many in the past, the infamous 342 eastbound mile marker just starting down the Rockwood mountain. Then a tractor trailers hit the brakes hard avoiding a collision in front of his truck which …

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Tractor-trailer crash slows traffic for hours Saturday

Interstate 40 eastbound at the Midtown/Harriman exit was down to one lane for about 4 hours late Saturday night following a tractor trailer accident where one of the double trailers went down the embankment and landed close to Pine Ridge Road below. Emergency responder’s and the Tennessee Highway Patrol were at the scene for nearly 5 hours working to get the wreckage cleaned up. We will …

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