MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One person is dead after a crash on Interstate 240 Monday afternoon.

Officers responded to the accident in the westbound lanes near the Perkins exit after 4:30 p.m. Police say one person was transported to Regional One and pronounced deceased.

TDOT cameras showed the vehicle crashed into a pole connected to an overhead sign.

Several lanes were shut down as police investigated. Investigators have not said what led to the crash at this time.

(Image courtesy of TDOT SmartWay cameras)