Caryville, TN – Joseph Gosnell Killed, One Injured in Head-On Crash on Hwy 116

6.07 Caryville, TN - Joseph Gosnell Killed, One Injured, In Head-On Crash on Hwy 116

Caryville, TN – Joseph Gosnell Killed, One Injured in Head-On Crash on Hwy 116

Caryville, TN (June 07, 2021) – One person died and another received injuries in a head-on accident on Sunday, June 6th in Campbell County. 

The crash took place at about 9:00 p.m. on State Route 116 in Caryville near the Anderson County line when a pick-up truck and a car crashed into one another.  

A trooper detailed that Joseph Gosnell, 32, a resident of Jellico, was driving a 1995 Oldsmobile CRL sedan northbound on Highway 116 when it veered across the center line and collided head-first with an oncoming 2016 GMC Sierra pick-up truck.

A passenger in the Oldsmobile, Jamie Sexton, 30, a resident of La Follette, also sustained injuries during the impact. Sexton’s current medical condition is unknown.  

The driver of the GMC, 30 -year-old Jimmy Burris, a resident of Caryville, was unharmed during the incident.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim, Mr. Joseph Gosnell, at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.

Passenger Injuries in Caryville

6.07 Caryville, TN - Joseph Gosnell Killed, One Injured, In Head-On Crash on Hwy 116

According to Tennessee law, passengers who suffer injuries during any kind of motor vehicle accident could be entitled to financial compensation. For those who chose to pursue remuneration, it is essential to secure a reputable attorney who knows the most efficient ways to explore all appropriate and available sources of recovery. 

With a complete understanding of Tennessee’s justice system, the Tennessee car accident attorneys at Fox & Farmer know the most effective way to build a successful Tennessee personal injury claim.  

Our car accident attorneys can help If you or a family member have been hurt in a car crash. They have the confidence and skill that you need on your side to be awarded the full amount of compensation you are entitled to.

If you were injured by the negligence of another motorist, then we recommend that you meet with an accomplished personal injury attorney by calling (865) 531-9400 and scheduling an appointment for a free assessment of your Tennessee car accident claim and help on the next steps you should take according to your situation.

Notes: The incident described in this post was created through the use of outside sources.  Those sources include but are not limited to local police and fire department accident reports, news reports, newspapers, state police bulletins as well as eyewitness accounts about serious accidents that occur in the Knoxville and Tri-Cities area in Tennessee. The details surrounding this specific accident have not been confirmed by our writers at Fox & Farmers Attorneys at Law.  If you find any information that is incorrect, please let us know so that we can update the post to include the most accurate information available. If you would like the post to be removed from our website, please let us know and we will remove the post promptly. 

Disclaimers:  Fox & Farmer Attorneys at Law has been a family firm since 1987. We have worked very hard throughout the decades to help people who have been injured in serious accidents. We hope that by writing these posts that we will bring awareness to the dangers of driving in and around Knoxville and the Tri-Cities area. We want to remind our fellow community members to slow down and use caution when operating a motor vehicle so they will avoid being involved in a serious accident. This news post is not intended to be a solicitation for business.  Any information provided should not be considered legal or medical advice. The picture used in this post was not taken at the accident scene. 

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