Storm overturns 18-wheelers in West Memphis area

    5:37 PM, Dec 21, 2013   |    comments
    (Source: IDriveArkansas.com)
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    WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (KTHV) - The National Weather Service has reported that a number of semis have overturned in a storm near West Memphis.

    According to NWS, the semis overturned on I-40 near the 276 Mile Marker; the Crittenden County Sheriff reported a tornado on the ground to a trained spotter, but tornadic activity cannot be confirmed until later research is conducted.

    Traffic is shown to be moving between a slow crawl and a complete stand-still, stretching from the outskirts of Brinkley to Memphis, Tenn. on IDriveArkansas.com.

    THV11 currently has no word on any injuries as a result of the storm. We are continuing to follow this story and will bring you more information as soon as it becomes available on www.THV11.com.

    List of storm, and flood reports: http://on.kthv.com/191G5mD

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