ABC11's Ana Rivera said at least five cars were damaged on the side of the road.
All but one lane is closed, but Rivera said at 7 a.m. traffic was not backed up too badly.
BREAKING: we’re on 440 near 40 and there is a major crash. Multiple cars are involved. EMS is on the scene. Traffic is getting by but it’s slow going. @kimdeanerabc11 #ABC11 pic.twitter.com/cOBX0TVNCS— Ana Rivera (@AnaRiveraABC11) December 10, 2018
It's unclear what caused the crash or how long it will take crews to clear the scene and reopen all lanes of the interstate.