PLEASANT VIEW, Tenn.-- The Tennessee Department of Transportation says an overturned tractor-trailer has closed the eastbound lanes of Interstate 24 near Pleasant View.
The crash is near mile marker 27, between the exits for Tenn. 49 and New Hope Road. Drivers headed from the Clarksville area toward Nashville are advised to exit the interstate at Exit 24 and follow U.S. 41 to New Hope Road.
The crash occurred shortly after 5 a.m.
The road is expected to be closed until at least 10 a.m. on Friday.
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