The crash that triggered Sunday’s hours long back up on I-75 north in Campbell County. (PHOTO COURTESY OF CARYVILLE FIRE CHIEF EDDIE HATMAKER)

CARYVILLE, TN (WLAF) – At 12:29pm Sunday afternoon is when three vehicles, no big rigs, wrecked between the two Caryville exits at Mile Marker 136 1/2 in a construction zone. There were no injuries.

This is a look north from the bridge at Caryville Exit 134.
Traffic here is delayed at Rocky Top Exit 129, the north exit.

Officials initially reported that the right lane is open. Though traffic is backed up some 12-miles past the Clinch River Bridge at Rocky Top some two hours later. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 06/13/2021-2:25PM-PHOTOS COURTESY OF THE TENNESSESS HIGHWAY PATROL)