I-40 Lanes Shut Down, Traffic Backs Up After Accident

A one vehicle accident causes two lanes of I-40 to shut down and traffic to back up for miles.

The accident happened around 2:00 this afternoon just past the Interchange on I-40 East.

Two lanes were closed for about 40 minutes and traffic backed up all the way to the Crockett Street exit.

The incident caused a second wreck on I-40 and Washington which involved an Amarillo City truck.

No one was injured in either accident.