MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police said they are working an accident that caused them to shut down I-240 in both directions at I-55.
MPD said a female driver crossed the median and was ejected from the vehicle. The victim was transported in critical condition to Regional One Hospital. MPD also said there are two fatalities on the scene.
The accident prompted the closure of I-240 at I-55 in both directions. Traffic is being diverted southbound on South Third Street.
Use an alternative route, if possible
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