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Lanes of 280 shut down, expect serious delays

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At 7:10AM, the Shelby County Sheriff's office closed all lanes of U.S. 280 west-bound at its intersection with Meadowlark Drive.  It's because of a six-vehicle accident.  Those who were injured in the wreck have been taken to area hospitals.  None of the injuries are believed to be life-threatening.

The Sheriff's Office says this closure will produce extremely congested traffic for those headed in to work.  They encourage you to drive with caution, find an alternate travel route as first responders help the injured and clear the roadway.

They expect serious travel delays throughout the morning.

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