Tractor-trailer carrying ice cream overturns, causes delays on I-40E

Source: Grassy Fork Fire Department

COCKE COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A traffic incident in Cocke County has reduced traffic on I-40 East to one lane at mile marker 445. The Cocke County Emergency Management agencies said ravelers should expect delays for the next two to three hours.

TDOT said an overturned tractor-trailer has slowed down traffic in the area.

The emergency management agency said the vehicle was carrying a load of ice cream.

Traffic is backing near Hartford.

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