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UPDATE: Tractor-trailer crash on I-24 snarls traffic

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The semi's trailer was torn into pieces during the crash. Photo by Dan Kennedy/WRCBtv.com The semi's trailer was torn into pieces during the crash. Photo by Dan Kennedy/WRCBtv.com
MARION COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -

UPDATE: Emergency crews are on the scene of a crash involving a semi in Marion County.

Dispatch says a tractor trailer overturned in the median on Interstate 24 near mile marker 148.

The truck, which was fully loaded with fruit, was westbound when the truck apparently blew a tire. The truck went through the guardrail, coming to a stop facing eastbound traffic.

The driver was extricated and has been airlifted to a nearby hospital for examination and treatment, but is expected to be okay.

Stay with Channel 3 for updates. 

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