Update: I-40 East in Jefferson County re-opened

Jefferson County (WVLT) - Jefferson County dispatchers tell Volunteer TV News that all lanes of Interstate 40 East at Interstate 81 have been reopened.

Authorities had to shut the interstate down earlier this morning due to icing and numerous accidents.

Be sure to tune into Volunteer TV News First At Four, and Volunteer TV News At 5:30 for team coverage of the latest road conditions and this morning's icy weather.