MPD: Two women in critical condition after SUV flips in South Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Two women were rescued after a black SUV ran off a Memphis interstate and flipped into a ditch, according to MPD.

The accident happened at southbound I-55 just south of Third Street.

The women were taken to Regional One in critical condition.

According to Memphis Fire officials, a call about the accident came in at 6:44 a.m.

All lanes on southbound I-55 are blocked.

MPD is at the scene to redirect traffic.

FOX13 is working to gather more information and will keep you updated LIVE on Good Morning Memphis.