UPDATE: I-40 near Soncy reopens after major overnight wreck

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UPDATE: This story has been updated to reflect that I-40 westbound at Soncy has reopened.

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — Crews are working the scene of a wreck involving multiple semi-trucks in West Amarillo.

According to the Amarillo Fire Department, 4 semi-trucks were involved and I-40 Westbound near Soncy was shut down and traffic is backed up to at least the Western Street exit.

AFD said 1 person was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and approximately 50 gallons of diesel was spilled.

Hours after the initial wreck, the Texas Department of Transportation in Amarillo (TxDOT Amarillo) announced that I-40 westbound at Soncy reopened for traffic.

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