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24 tons of powdered sugar spilled after semi trucks collide


A crash between two tractor trailers left 24 tons of powdered sugar on Interstate 40 in Tennessee on Monday morning. 

The accident happened on December 14th at around 4:16 a.m. near Knoxville.

According to 6 ABC News, the two tractor trailer were involved in a wreck on eastbound I-40 at Chilhowee Drive. 

Cleanup of the powdered sugar forced the closure of all eastbound lanes of I-40 and diverted traffic to  I-640 W.

Police say one person sustained non life-threatening injuries as a result of the wreck. 

The roadway has since been reopened and the wreckage cleared.


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