I-40 Wreck Causes Traffic Problems

Wednesday, February 13th 2008, 7:41 am
By: News 9

I-40 Westbound near Bethel Road is down to one lane this morning after a firery accident. Officials say around 2:30 this morning an 18-wheeler left the roadway, hit a pillar and burst into flames. The driver died on the scene. During the clean-up of this wreck a second one happened in the Eastbound lane. This accident wasn't as serious as the first.

The wreck is near milemarker 176 between Oklahoma City and Shawnee.