UPDATE: US 441 between Gatlinburg, Tennessee and Cherokee, North Carolina was reopened around 8 p.m. after being temporarily closed because of an accident on Saturday, according to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

ORIGINAL STORY: US 441 between Gatlinburg, Tennessee and Cherokee, North Carolina is temporarily closed because of an accident, according to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

The park tweeted out the closure at 5:43 p.m. on Saturday.

10News will update this story as we receive more information.