Update 8:55 p.m.: All three lanes of traffic on I-40 westbound near Papermill Drive have been reopened after an accident.
Previous: Three lanes of traffic on I-40 westbound near Papermill Drive have been closed while Knoxville Police officers investigate a crash.
KPD tweeted they were on scene of a 'serious injury crash' at around 6:48 p.m. Sunday.
Expect delays and use extreme caution.
Serious injury crash being investigated on I-40W near Papermill. Left 3 lanes are blocked. Expect delays and use extreme caution. pic.twitter.com/A5KG8b2HdR
— Knoxville Police TN (@Knoxville_PD) October 8, 2017
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