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Jackknifed semi on I-40 slows eastbound traffic

Update: The wreck has been cleared, and traffic is moving again.
Credit: Johnathan Freeman
Jackknifed Semi on I-40

CLARKSVILLE, Ark. — Update: The wreck has been cleared, and traffic is moving again. 

Original article:

A jackknifed semi on I-40 between west of Clarksville is causing traffic delays in the eastbound lanes. 

ArDOT reports the nearest city to the wreck is Hartman, which is 3.4 miles north of the scene. 

Traffic is being diverted around the semi in the outside lane, but a backup has occurred. 

No details on any injuries from the crash. 

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