Accident News

5.07 Knoxville, TN - House Fire on Virtue Rd Causes Victim Injuries

Knoxville, TN – House Fire on Virtue Rd Causes Victim Injuries

Knoxville, TN (May 07, 2021) – Firefighters from the Knoxville Rural Metro Fire Department were called to the scene of a structure fire on Wednesday, May 5th in West Knox County.   Sources reported that the house fire broke out at about 6:45 a.m. in the 800 block of Virtue Road in Knoxville.  It is unclear at this time how many people were injured and to what degree. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and [...]

5.06 Knox Co, TN - Car Strikes Maintenance Worker Near I-275 and I-40 Interchange

Knox Co, TN – Car Strikes Maintenance Worker Near I-275 and I-40 Interchange

Knox Co, TN (May 06, 2021) – The Tennessee Department of Transportation reported that a maintenance supervisor from Knox County was struck by a car while working in the area of the Interstate 275 and Interstate 40 interchange on Monday, May 3rd.  According to officials, the worker sustained injuries but they are most likely not life-threatening.   Additional details regarding the accident have not been released.   Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their [...]

5.05 Memphis, TN - Motorcyclist Injured During Crash on Covington Pk

Memphis, TN – Motorcyclist Injured During Crash on Covington Pk

Memphis, TN (May 05, 2021) – Officers from the Memphis Police Department and several emergency response teams were dispatched to the site of a multi-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on Wednesday, May 5th in Memphis. Sources stated that the collision occurred at the intersection of Covington Pike and Stage Road.  The motorcyclist sustained critical injuries during the impact and was transported to Regional One Health for emergency medical treatment. The area of the accident was shut down while crash investigators and emergency [...]

5.04 Livingston, TN - Two Teens Injured, One Airlifted After Motorcycle Crash on W. Main St

Livingston, TN – Two Teens Injured, One Airlifted After Motorcycle Crash on W. Main St

Livingston, TN (May 04, 2021) – Livingston Fire, Livingston Police, and EMS personnel were dispatched to the scene of a motorcycle accident on West Main Street in front of a Pizza Hut at about 10:10 a.m. on Friday, April 30th.   Upon their arrival, officers learned that two juveniles riding a single motorcycle into town when they collided with another vehicle attempting to turn into the Pizza Hut parking lot. Both riders were ejected from the bike and thrown into the [...]

5.03 Oliver Springs, TN - Deputy and Civilian Injured in Crash on Tri-County Blvd

Oliver Springs, TN – Deputy and Civilian Injured in Crash on Tri-County Blvd

Oliver Springs, TN (May 03, 2021) – Two people, one of whom was an Anderson County Sheriff’s Office deputy, are in the hospital following a car accident on Tri-County Boulevard on Saturday, May 1st.   Troopers from the Tennessee Highway Patrol reported that at about 10:40 p.m., the deputy was directing traffic along the boulevard while conducting a K-9 track when, for reasons that have yet to be determined, a car driven by James Knox, 38, hit the deputy. The deputy and [...]

5.02 Soddy Daisy, TN - 11 Injured, Two Critical During Deck Collapse at Zoi's Restaurant

Soddy Daisy, TN – 11 Injured, Two Critical During Deck Collapse at Zoi’s Restaurant

Soddy Daisy, TN (May 02, 2021) – Several people sustained injuries when the deck at a restaurant collapsed during a birthday party on Saturday, May 1st in Hamilton County.  According to the Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security, 911 received a call at about 4:00 p.m. informing them that more than 40 guests had fallen when a deck at Zoi’s restaurant collapsed. Multiple emergency response agencies responded to the scene. In all, 11 victims were transported to area hospitals for [...]

5.01 Claiborne Co, TN - Chad Cawood Killed, One Injured in Wreck on Hwy 25E

Claiborne Co, TN – Chad Cawood Killed, One Injured in Wreck on Hwy 25E

Claiborne Co, TN (May 01, 2021) – Troopers from the Tennessee Highway Patrol reported that one man was killed and another injured during a car crash on Highway 25E in Claiborne County at the Little Sycamore Road intersection. The collision took place on Friday at about 10:35 p.m. when a northbound car and a southbound pick-up truck collided head-on. according to a release from officials. They said that Chad Cawood, 34, from Thorn Hill, was driving north on Highway 25E [...]

4.30 Karns, TN - Rebecca Catherine Honeycutt Killed in Collision at Karns Valley Dr and Chuck Jones Rd

Karns, TN – Rebecca Catherine Honeycutt Killed in Collision at Karns Valley Dr and Chuck Jones Rd

Karns, TN (April 30, 2021) – The Knox County Sheriff’s Office was called to the scene of a fatal two-vehicle collision on Tuesday, April 27th in Karns. Sources report that the crash took place at about 11:00 p.m. at the intersection of Chuck Jones Road and Karns Valley Drive.    Upon their arrival, deputies found that a female passenger in one of the vehicles, who was later identified as 29-year-old Rebecca Catherine Honeycutt, had sustained life-threatening injuries and was transported via ambulance [...]

4.29 Campbell Co, TN - Elijah Goins and Ethan Cox Killed in Wreck on Old Middlesboro Hwy

Campbell Co, TN – Elijah Goins and Ethan Cox Killed in Wreck on Old Middlesboro Hwy

Campbell Co, TN (April 29, 2021) – Two men were killed during an accident on Wednesday, April 28th when their 2020 Chevrolet Silverado ran off a road in Campbell County and crashed.  According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the fatal victims have since been identified as 21-year-old Elijah Goins, and 20-year-old Ethan Cox, both residents of Jacksboro. The accident took place at about 11:00 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of Old Middlesboro Highway in the area of Stiner Lane when, for [...]

4.28 Knoxville, TN - Two Injured During Rollover Crash on Bluegrass Rd

Knoxville, TN – Two Injured During Rollover Crash on Bluegrass Rd

Knoxville, TN (April 28, 2021) – A car landed upside down following a road accident on Wednesday, April 28th in West Knox County. The crash took place at about 6:30 p.m. in the 9900 block of Bluegrass Road. An official from Knox County Rural Metro stated that one person was left in serious condition. A second victim sustained injuries believed to be non-life-threatening.   The Knox County Sheriff’s Department is investigating and the cause is unknown at this time. Our thoughts are with the [...]