TDOT: Overturned tractor-trailer on Highway 11E in Greene Co. impacting traffic


Courtesy: Mark Nagi

GREENE COUNTY, Tenn. (WJHL) – A vehicle overturned on Highway 11E just south of Bulls Gap on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT).

The TDOT SmartWay Traffic Map reports that the vehicle overturned at the intersection of the highway and Tom White Hollow Road and Stone Mountain Road around 2:27 p.m.

As of 5:16 p.m., the southbound lane of the highway remained closed.

According to a preliminary report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the tractor-trailer went off the side of the road, struck a power pole, and rolled over. A second vehicle, a Honda Accord, was hit by the power lines.

No injuries were reported.

The tractor-trailer driver was cited for failure to maintain lane.

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