CHATTANOOGA (WRCB)-- Eyewitness News has learned that a traffic accident closed the west bound lanes of Interstate 24 Saturday afternoon.

The accident occurred around mile marker 173 near Covenant Transportation and involves a car and Penske moving truck.

According to witnesses, an elderly woman driving a late model Buick rear-ended the moving truck.

Injuries have been reported.

All lanes have since been reopened.

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