MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - Potholes caused major problems on roadways Tuesday morning. At least five cars were damaged by the potholes causing traffic to back up for miles on I-40 near Chelsea.
Traffic was congested along I-40 and Chelsea and backed up for miles.
At least five cars hit potholes and became stuck near the next exit. We're told they have flat tires.
The problems started with storms overnight. Potholes were already in the area, but the rain caused them to get worse.