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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Slow going for rush hour drivers who were heading west on I-40 near Cedar Bluff Drive Tuesday morning. A wreck shortly before 7:30 a.m. closed multiple lanes, according to TDOT.
Officials expected to have the wreck cleared up sometime in the eight o'clock hour.
They have not said if anyone was injured or how many vehicles were involved, although TDOT cameras indicated at least one appeared to be smoking.
This story is still developing and we will update it as soon as more information becomes available.
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