Multi-Vehicle Crash Causes Delays On I-24

Multi-Vehicle Crash Causes Delays On I-24

CREATED May 19, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Eastbound Interstate 24 was closed for a short time near Bell Road after a crash involving multiple vehicles.

The incident happened around 1:45 p.m. Monday just past the overpass for Exit 59/Bell Road. At least one vehicle had overturned. The cause of the crash was not available.

At least one person was believed to be hurt, but the nature of their injuries was not available. 

Eastbound traffic was stopped as emergency crews worked to right the overturned vehicle and tow it off the roadway. Traffic was moving through the right two lanes after about 2:20 p.m.

Officials estimated to have the interstate completely cleared by 2:45 p.m.

Westbound traffic did not experience any delays.