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(WBIR - Loudon County) A chain reaction crash involving several vehicles shutdown Interstate 40 eastbound in Loudon County at mile marker 364 for several hours Sunday afternoon, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

THP said the accident involved 10 vehicles and sent five people to the hospital with minor injuries.

The crash forced THP to divert traffic for 90 minutes. Crews cleared the wreck just before 4:30 p.m.