Channel 2 WKRN News
Crews are working to remove dynamite found along a busy thoroughfare early Friday morning, east of Nashville.
An excavating crew found the dynamite around 2 a.m., along side an exit ramp near Briley Parkway and Interstate 40,
Metro police called an explosives crew to the scene and closed down the roadway for a time.
Traffic was impacted on both I-40 and Briley Parkway.
The road has since reopened.
Officials will remove the dynamite later Friday morning, after additional equipment arrives on the scene.