Crash closes part of I-26 in Kingsport

POSTED: 9:19 PM May 11 2013   UPDATED: 3:54 PM May 11 2013
KINGSPORT, Tenn. -

Police in Kingsport say a head-on collision has shut down part of Interstate 26.

We’re told the crash happened near mile-marker 2. Both eastbound lanes were closed for a little more than an hour, but one lane has been reopened.

Dispatchers tell us two cars are involved.

Police are asking drivers to use an alternate route.

There’s no word on any injuries at this time.