I-75 open after crash causes delays for hours

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Knoxville Police Department said Interstate 75 is open after a crash caused the southbound lanes to close for hours.

Authorities said an accident with injuries was called in to KPD at 8:51 a.m. Thursday. The interstate was blocked near Merchant Drive.

No reports on the cause of the crash or the extent of any injuries have been given by police.

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