One dead after crash on I-240, officials say

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One person is dead after an overnight accident on a Memphis interstate.

The crash happened at I-240 between Person Avenue and Norris Road.

According to Memphis Fire officials, a call about the accident came in at 3:42 a.m.

One person was rushed to Regional One, and another was pronounced dead at the scene, fire officials said.

According to TDOT, the multi-vehicle crash was reported at 3:49 a.m.

The crash resulted in blocked lanes and traffic delays for a time.

Memphis police said the incident is an ongoing crash investigation.