I-40 Shutdown

I-40 bridge closure forces more trucks onto streets

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 15, 2021 3:56 PM CT | Published: May 15, 2021 3:45 PM CT

More big trucks are rolling through Memphis streets, seeking alternate routes due to I-40 bridge shutdown.


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Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.