I-40 west blocked near Jackson after semi-truck crash

(Tennessee Highway Patrol)

JACKSON, Tenn. (WVLT) — The right lane of I-40 west near Jackson at mile marker 93 was blocked Monday morning after a crash.

According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, a semi-truck crashed and spilled debris across the road around 8 a.m.

THP advised drivers to find an alternate route.

One lane is expected to remain closed for an extended period as crews work to clear the road.

Copyright 2020 WVLT. All rights reserved.