MT. JULIET, TN – One person died following a major tractor-trailer crash in Mt. Juliet on Wednesday morning.
According to WZTV, the crash occurred in the westbound lanes of I-40 at the Mt. Juliet Road overpass.
Investigators say the truck collided with a bridge column and the overpass before catching fire on the interstate.
One person was killed as a result of the crash. It is unclear if they were a driver or passenger in the truck.
This situation is still developing. Drivers have been advised to proceed with caution in the area as delays are likely throughout Wednesday morning.
If you have lost a loved one as the result of a tragic trucking accident in the Nashville area, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact the Nashville trucking accident lawyer, George R. Fusener Jr., today at (615) 251-0005 to schedule a free review of your claim.