UPDATE: I-40 East Reopened at the Jefferson - Cocke County line

Jefferson County (WVLT) - THP has reopened all lanes of I-40 East at mile marker 429 after an early morning accident.

Jefferson County Dispatchers say the accident happened just before 6:00 this morning.

Two Lifestar helicopters transported two patients to the hospital.

No word yet on the condition of the patients.

Stay tuned to Volunteer TV News and volunteertv.com for continuing updates.

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