A crash in Ooltewah has shut down a portion of Lee Highway on Wednesday afternoon.

It happened near Edgmon Road around 1:50 p.m.

The Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department says entrapment and fire have been reported at the crash scene.

Injuries are unknown at this time.

The crash has closed the eastbound lanes of Lee Highway between Edgmon and Hall Roads.

TDOT expects to have the road cleared by 5:15 p.m. 

Channel 3 has a crew working to learn more.

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