Interstate 40 has reopened in Roane County after an accident.
It happened around 1:30 p.m. Thursday near mile marker 355.
The westbound lanes of the interstate were shut down for about an hour and a half. Traffic backed up for about three miles. Drivers in the eastbound lanes encountered some delays.
Dispatchers tell 10News that a Lifestar helicopter was sent to the scene.
Stay tuned to 10News for more updates as they become available.