UPDATE: 9:30PM: The train has been removed and the impacted intersections are clear.
COLLIERVILLE, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – Driving on Poplar Avenue can be harrowing enough, but a “malfunctioned” train is causing traffic headaches in Collierville Monday night.
According to Collierville Police, a train malfunctioned about 7:15pm and blocked three intersections on Poplar, at Houston-Levee, Bailey Station, and Schilling Boulevard. Police encourage drivers to find alternate routes.
There are no reports of injuries or when those intersections will be back open.