UPDATE: Semi crash causes delays on I-24 overnight
UPDATE: Two people were injured in a crash on the Ridgecut Monday night.
Just before 10:00 East Ridge Police and Fire were called to the multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 24. The tractor-trailer on the Westbound side had crashed into the barrier wall causing a diesel leak, one person was injured.
Debris from the concrete barrier wall hit three passing vehicles on the Eastbound side, one person was injured.
The two injured parties were taken to the hospital, their condition is not known at this time.
PREVIOUS STORY: A semi crashed just past the Ridgecut late Monday night, closing several lanes.
It happened just before 11:45 p.m. Several eastbound lanes were blocked, and the westbound lanes were impacted as well.
Eyewitnesses tell Channel 3 the semi went through the concrete divider.
We're working to learn if anyone was hurt.
Stay with Channel 3 as this story continues to develop.