Both directions of Interstate 24 have been shut down as crews clear the scene of a deadly gas tanker truck fire.

The crash happened in the eastbound lanes near the exit for Almaville Road just after 8:20 a.m. Thursday.

According to the TDOT map, the scene is not expected to be cleared until 9:22 a.m.

At least one person was killed in the wreck.

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