Traffic Alert: One Lane Closed I-40 Westbound in Loudon County

Loudon, Loudon County (WVLT) - Transportation officials have shut down one lane of traffic on I-40 in Loudon County after a garbage truck slams into an overpass.

The overpass is near I-40 Exit 364.

Officials from TDOT say the overpass suffered structural damage Tuesday when the truck traveling on US 321/ SR 73 hit the bridge.

A release from TDOT says the closure will remain until that section of the overpass is deemed safe for travel again.

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