Traffic congested on I-240 E after multi-vehicle crash; 1 critically injured

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – Traffic is heavily congested on I-240 Eastbound at Poplar Avenue after a four-vehicle crash. Memphis police say a man was rushed to Regional One Hospital in critical condition. The wreck was reported to TDOT at 8:11 p.m. Police say one vehicle overturned. Three of four eastbound lanes are blocked. Drivers are … Read more

2 seriously injured in Oakhaven crash, traffic delayed

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2 charged in traffic stop after allegedly crashing stolen car containing drugs through church gate

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – Two people have been charged after they allegedly crashed a stolen car containing drugs through a church gate during a traffic stop Wednesday. According to court documents, 31-year-old Michael Chappell and 22-year-old Makayla Diamonte were driving a stolen Toyota when they were pulled over by Shelby County deputies at Saint Stephen … Read more

MPD confirms 2 police officers, suspect shot near E Raines Road; traffic delayed in Whitehaven area

TBI spokesperson is speaking LIVE in Whitehaven after 2 MPD officers, suspect shot MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – Memphis Police Department has confirmed that there have been two unidentified officers shot during an altercation with a suspect in Whitehaven. The suspect has also been shot, according to MPD. Chief Davis gives an update from the hospital. … Read more

18-wheeler overturned on I-55 causes traffic delays

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – An overturned 18-wheeler is causing traffic delays on I-55. Memphis Police Department responded to a multi-vehicle between Mallory Avenue exit 9 and Florida Street exit 8 on Wednesday around 5 a.m. Two southbound right lanes of three are blocked. Drivers are encouraged to get off on Mallory Avenue and take Highway … Read more

MPD issues traffic alert on I-40

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – Memphis Police Department issued a traffic alert on Old Austin Peay Highway and Interstate 40. Due to an incident, all northbound lanes on Austin Peay are blocked to get on I-40. It is unclear how long the lanes will remain closed. MPD asks drivers to use alternate routes. Click here to … Read more