UPDATE: Crash on I-75 caused delays Monday morning

Chattanooga, Tenn. (WDEF) — The Tennessee Highway Patrol says the driver of the tractor trailer was 74 year old James Kiser from Knoxville, Tenn.

According to Tennessee Highway Patrol, the driver was traveling north on Interstate 75 near mile marker 8 when he ran off the right shoulder of the road and hit the guardrail.

THP says the driver then over-corrected, running back across the road and into the concrete median.

There are no charges pending in the accident, according to Highway Patrol.

At the time of the accident, Chattanooga Police tweeted only minor injuries involved.

Chattanooga, Tenn. (WDEF) — A crash involving a tractor trailer is causing delays on Interstate 75.

The accident occurred between Bonny Oaks and Volkswagen Drive.

Both northbound and southbound lanes are backed up.

TDOT Smartway estimates the area will be clear at 1pm.

News 12 will bring you more information as it becomes available.


**Top Image from Chattanooga Police


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