Accident News

6.03 Knox Co, TN - House Fire on Andersonville Pk Leads to Injuries

Knox Co, TN – House Fire on Andersonville Pk Leads to Injuries

Knox Co, TN (June 03, 2021) – Fire and Rescue crews from the Knoxville Rural Metro Fire Department were called to the scene of a house fire on Thursday, June 3rd in North Knox County.   Sources reported that the fire was reported at about 5:00 a.m. on Andersonville Pike at the intersection of Pleasant Gap Road in Powell. 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 [...]

6.02 Nashville, TN - One Dead, Five Children, Three Adults Injured in Crash on Briley Pkwy

Nashville, TN – One Dead, Five Children, Three Adults Injured in Crash on Briley Pkwy

Nashville, TN (June 02, 2021) – One person died and eight more were injured during a car crash on Briley Parkway on Wednesday, June 2nd in Nashville. Reports show that the accident took place at about 8:40 p.m. in the area of the Nashville airport when two or more vehicles collided head-on, causing the death of one person and wounding three adults and five children. Emergency crews transported the victims, including some who were critically injured, to Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital and [...]

6.01 Cheatham Co, TN - One Injured in Collision With Tractor-Trailer in Pleasant View

Cheatham Co, TN – One Injured in Collision With Tractor-Trailer in Pleasant View

Cheatham Co, TN (June 01, 2021) – A driver was transported to a local hospital after a collision involving a tractor-trailer on Monday, May 31st in Cheatham County. The Pleasant View Volunteer Fire Department responded to the crash in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 24 near milepost 30 at about 11:30 p.m.   When crews arrived, they found the car severely damaged with an unresponsive person trapped inside. The victim was extricated and taken to a medical facility for medical treatment. The driver [...]

5.31 Campbell Co, TN - One Injured in Seven-Vehicle Collision on I-75 Near Caryville

Campbell Co, TN – One Injured in Seven-Vehicle Collision on I-75 Near Caryville

Campbell Co, TN (May 31, 2021) – One person was injured during a multi-vehicle accident along Interstate 75 in Campbell County on Monday, May 31st. At about 10:15 a.m., three cars were reducing their speed in the far-left northbound lane of the interstate, close to the exit for Caryville, when a 2005 Dodge Caravan crashed into the third vehicle, a 2014 Buick Enclave, and set off a chain reaction collision. Two more vehicles, one of which was a tractor-trailer, also became [...]

5.30 Hermitage, TN - One Injured When Boat Near Wal-Mart Gas Pumps Catches Fire

Hermitage, TN – One Injured When Boat Near Wal-Mart Gas Pumps Catches Fire

Hermitage, TN (May 30, 2021) – One person was injured when a boat went on fire at the Walmart Supercenter on Andrew Jackson Parkway in Hermitage. The Nashville Fire Department responded to reports of a vehicle fire. Upon their arrival, they saw thick smoke stretching out from a boat at the Walmart gas pumps. NFD was able to contain the fire. One patient was transported via ambulance to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in critical condition. Fire investigators have been requested to investigate [...]

5.29 Smyrna, TN - Seven Believed Dead After Plane Crashes into Percy Priest Lake

Smyrna, TN – Seven Believed Dead After Plane Crashes into Percy Priest Lake

Smyrna, TN (May 29, 2021) – A Cessna C501 carrying seven people crashed into a lake in Tennessee on Saturday, May 29th. No one on board is thought to have survived.  A source inside the Federal Aviation Administration stated that the small aircraft crashed into Percy Priest Lake in Smyrna after taking off from a local airport at about 11:00 a.m.   Rutherford County rescue crews worked through the night. Rutherford County Fire Rescue switched from rescue to recovery efforts, indicating there [...]

5.28 Nashville, TN - Hamdieh Almansory Killed in Car Crash at Smith Springs Rd and Murfreesboro Pk

Nashville, TN – Hamdieh Almansory Killed in Car Crash at Smith Springs Rd and Murfreesboro Pk

Nashville, TN (May 28, 2021) – One person was killed during a two-vehicle collision on Murfreesboro Pike on Thursday, May 27th. The victim has since been identified as 53-year-old Hamdieh Almansory, a resident of Antioch. Sources reported that Almansory was the front seat passenger in a minivan when it crashed into a motorcycle on Murfreesboro Pike in the area of Smith Spring Road.   Almansory was pronounced dead at the scene. The motorcyclist sustained life-threatening injuries as was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical [...]

5.27 Knoxville, TN - One Dead, One Hospitalized in Car Accident on Bruhin Rd

Knoxville, TN – One Dead, One Hospitalized in Car Accident on Bruhin Rd

Knoxville, TN (May 27, 2021) – One person was killed and another hospitalized after a two-vehicle collision on Thursday, May 27th in North Knoxville. Reports show that the accident took place at about 5:00 p.m.on Bruhin Road in the area of Breda Drive.    An initial investigation indicated that one vehicle was driving northbound on Bruhin Road when, for reasons that have yet to be determined, it collided with a vehicle heading southbound. The southbound driver was pronounced dead at the scene.  The driver [...]

6.03 Knox Co, TN - House Fire on Andersonville Pk Leads to Injuries

Memphis, TN – Victim Critically Injured in Pedestrian Accident at Village Grove Dr & Fescue Ln

Memphis, TN (May 26, 2021) – Officers from the Memphis Police Department were called to the scene of a car accident that involved pedestrian injuries on Wednesday evening, May 26. Paramedics and officers both responded to Village Grove Drive and Fescue Lane around 7:00 p.m. Upon their arrival, police located one juvenile victim with injuries. He was transported via ambulance to LeBonheur Children’s Hospital in critical condition. The driver who struck the victim initially fled the scene but was located a [...]

Townsend, TN - Two Men Injured in Balcony Fall at Little Round Top Way

Townsend, TN – Two Men Injured in Balcony Fall at Little Round Top Way

Townsend, TN (May 25, 2021) – Two Indiana men were hospitalized after falling nearly 40 feet from a cabin balcony in the Townsend area on Saturday evening, May 22. According to the incident report from deputies with the Blount County Sheriff’s Office, a 43-year-old man and a 19-year-old man bumped into their cabin’s balcony railing. The railing broke, causing both men to fall almost 40 feet to the ground. Officers responded to the cabin on Little Round Top Way and said [...]