Victim critical after crash on I-240 at Walnut Grove

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A person is severely hurt after a crash on I-240 North just south of Walnut Grove Road.

The crash involved a Toyota and a tractor-trailer, police said.

One person was transported in critical condition to Baptist East Hospital, police said.

Traffic is at a near standstill approaching the scene and is being diverted off the highway. The crash scene is right after the exit, and all lanes are closed there.