1 dead after multi-vehicle crash on I-240, traffic heavily congested

The scene on I-240 Northbound, south of South Parkway
The scene on I-240 Northbound, south of South Parkway(TDOT)
Published: Mar. 1, 2023 at 4:01 PM CST
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - First responders are on the scene of a multi-vehicle crash on I-240 Northbound just south of South Parkway, where traffic is heavily congested all the way down to the I-55/I-240 junction.

TDOT reported the crash at 3:48 p.m. Two northbound lanes (of three lanes) are blocked along with the left shoulder.

Memphis police say one SUV struck the retaining wall. One man was transported from the scene in critical condition but was later pronounced dead, police say.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area until the scene is clear.

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