Accident News

2.24 Nashville, TN - Lois Mader Killed, Four Injured in Multi-Vehicle Accident on I-24

Nashville, TN – Lois Mader Killed, Four Injured in Multi-Vehicle Accident on I-24

Nashville, TN (February 24, 2021) – A woman was killed during a collision involving several vehicles on Tuesday, February 23rd in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 24 at the Interstate 65 North split.  The fatal victim, who has since been identified as 59-year-old Lois Mader, a resident of Ten Mile, was killed at about 10:00 a.m. when her car was rear-ended as she sat in slow-moving traffic.  Sources show that a tractor-trailer operator from West Palm Beach, FL was taking the [...]

2.23 Vonore, TN - Five Injured During Crash on Hwy 411 Near Vonore Elementary School

Vonore, TN – Five Injured During Crash on Hwy 411 Near Vonore Elementary School

Vonore, TN (February 23, 2021) – Troopers with the Tennessee Highway Patrol reported that five victims sustained injuries during a vehicle collision on Highway 411 on Tuesday, February 23rd. The accident took place at about 2:55 p.m. in the area of Mountain View Drive and Vonore Elementary School. The driver of the Passat, a 30-year-old man from Maryville, sustained unspecified injuries. Both of his passengers, a 33-year-old male, and a 39-year-old male, also suffered accident-related injuries.  The driver of the Camry, a [...]

2.22 Sevierville, TN - 48-Year Old Pedestrian Killed on I-40 in Sevier Co

Sevierville, TN – 48-Year Old Pedestrian Killed on I-40 in Sevier Co

Sevierville, TN (February 22, 2021) – A woman was hit by a car and killed on Interstate 40 in the city of Sevierville on Sunday, February 21st. Her identity has not yet been released. Officers from the Sevierville Police Department were dispatched to the site between mile markers 407 and 408 in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 at about 8:15 p.m.   An initial investigation showed that two people were walking along the eastbound shoulder of Interstate 40 when one of them, [...]

2.21 Knoxville, TN - Passenger Injured in DUI Accident on I-40

Knoxville, TN – Passenger Injured in DUI Accident on I-40

Knoxville, TN (February 21, 2021) – One person was injured and another arrested for driving under the influence on Friday, February 19th after a car accident in the westbound lanes of Interstate 40.  According to officers from the Knoxville Police Department, they responded to the scene of the accident in the area of the Interstate 640 East on-ramp at about 11:25 p.m. Upon their arrival, they discovered two people inside the wrecked vehicle. Officers stated that it looks as though the driver [...]

2.20 Davidson, TN - Briley Pkwy Site of Multi-Car Injury Accident

Davidson, TN – Briley Pkwy Site of Multi-Car Injury Accident

Davidson, TN (February 20, 2021) – Emergency response teams and local law enforcement officers were dispatched to the scene of a traffic accident with injured victims on Saturday, February 20th in Davidson. Sources state that the crash took place at about 12:55 a.m.in the northbound lanes of State Route 155, also known as Briley Parkway, and involved no less than three vehicles.   The number of injured victims and the extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.  The scene of the [...]

2.24 Nashville, TN - Lois Mader Killed, Four Injured in Multi-Vehicle Accident on I-24

Campbell Co, TN – Three Injured During 11 Car Pile-Up on I-75

Campbell Co, TN (February 19, 2021) – The Tennessee Highway Patrol responded to reports of two multi-vehicle accidents that occurred within moments of each other in the southbound lanes of Interstate 75 in Jellico on Thursday, February 18th. Police reports show that the initial collision took place when one vehicle reduced its speed due to fog and heavy traffic on the interstate causing six of the vehicle behind it to crash into one another.    The second accident involving four more vehicles [...]

2.18 Knoxville, TN - Multi-Vehicle Injury Accident on Chapman Hwy

Knoxville, TN – Multi-Vehicle Injury Accident on Chapman Hwy

Knoxville, TN (February 18, 2021) – First responders and officers from the Knoxville Police Department were called to the site of a traffic accident with injured victims on Thursday, February 18th in Knoxville. Incident reports show that the collision took place at about 7:05 p.m. and involved a total of three vehicles. It took place along Chapman Highway in the area of Boyd’s Creek.  The number of injured victims and the extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.  The scene [...]

2.17 Nashville, TN - Truck Accident With Injuries on I-40

Nashville, TN – Truck Accident With Injuries on I-40

Nashville, TN (February 17, 2021) – Emergency responders and rescue vehicles responded to the scene of an injury accident on Wednesday, February 17th in Nashville. Police reports indicate that the accident, which involved a tractor-trailer, occurred in the westbound lanes of Interstate 40 in the vicinity of exit 236. The number of injured victims and the extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.  The site of the crash was closed off while police and emergency medical teams medically assessed and [...]

Knoxville, TN - Pedestrian Critically Injured on N. Peters Rd

Knoxville, TN – Pedestrian Critically Injured on N. Peters Rd

Knoxville, TN (February 16, 2021) – One man suffered serious injuries after they were struck by a car on Monday, February 15th in west Knoxville.   According to police reports, officers responded to reports of a pedestrian involved in a hit-and-run accident on North Peters Road in the area of Cedar Bluff at about 10:00 p.m.   Eyewitnesses told officials that the pedestrian was crossing North Peters Road when he was struck by a silver sedan. The car stopped momentarily and then fled [...]

Nashville, TN - Tractor-Trailer Involved Accident on I-40 

Nashville, TN – Tractor-Trailer Involved Accident on I-40 

Nashville, TN (February 15, 2021) – Emergency responders and troopers with the Tennessee Highway Patrol were dispatched to the site of an accident involving a tractor-trailer in Nashville on Monday, February 15th. Police reports show that the accident took place in the westbound lanes of Interstate 40 at about 11:15 a.m. The number of injured victims and the extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.  The site of the collision was closed down while crash investigators and emergency medical services [...]