Jack-knifed tractor-trailer stalls traffic for hours on I-81S in Greene County

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The Tennessee Department of Transportation reports all southbound lanes have reopened after a tractor-trailer jackknifed on Interstate-81 South in Greene County. 

The incident occurred around 6:30 a.m. near mile marker 18 and previously resulted in traffic congestion for miles in the southbound lanes. 

We’re told the driver of the tractor-trailer was transported to the hospital and is expected to be okay. He reportedly had injuries related to road rash.

News Channel 11 has a team tracking this story. We’ll post more details as soon as they become available. 

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