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MLGW Truck Accident Temporarily Closes Hwy 51 at Fite Road while Clean Up Continues
April 30, 2018

MLGW is currently working to clear an accident that has all northbound traffic lanes blocked from Hwy 51 to Fite Road. The accident happened at approximately 10:30 a.m. when an MLGW dump truck filled with gravel flipped over on its side.

There were no other vehicles involved and there are no injuries. The clean-up may take until about 8 p.m. to clear. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and find alternate routes. 

MLGW is the largest three-service public power utility in the nation, serving more than 421,000 customers in Memphis and Shelby County.