Update 4:50 p.m.: Roadway still blocked. Metro police identified the crash victim. Read full story here.
Interstate 40 westbound is closed near mile marker 214, according to the Tennessee Department of Safety.
A crash was reported at 1 p.m. between exits for Nashville International Airport and Briley Parkway.
TDOT estimates the roadway will reopen by 5 p.m. Monday.
All westbound lanes are blocked. Traffic is being diverted to alternate routes.
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