Monday, June 7, 2010

Wreck On I-40 Critically Injures Two People

A crash involving a mail truck along Interstate 40 east near Cookeville Monday morning critically injured two people and slowed traffic. The wreck happened at about 7 a.m. at mile marker 288. Authorities say the left lane of the highway had to be closed to allow for an air ambulance to land. The two injured people were transported by Life Flight helicopter to a Nashville hospital. Details on who they were and what caused the wreck were not immediately available.