Loudon Co, TN – Three Children and Three Adults Injured in Major Accident on I-75Tennessee Legal News
Loudon Co, TN (June 09, 2021) – The Tennessee Highway Patrol reported that six victims were hospitalized following a three-vehicle crash that involved a tractor-trailer in Loudon County on Tuesday, June 8th.
A source inside the Tennessee Highway Patrol said that an SUV, a tractor-trailer, and a minivan collided in the northbound lanes of Interstate 75 near the exit for Pond Creek Road at about 12:30 p.m.
A total of eight people occupied the three vehicles. Six of them were transported to local medical facilities: two were med flighted, two were taken by ambulances, and two were transported by private vehicle.
According to officers, the crash occurred after traffic had slowed in both northbound lanes of the interstate. THP said that a tractor-trailer rear-ended an SUV in the righthand lane. The SUV, in turn, crashed into a minivan.
Details about the status of the victims’ injuries are unavailable.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Multi-Vehicle Collisions in Loudon County
Liability for an auto accident is assigned to the driver who caused it. If you are found to share in any percentage of that liability, however, you will have to forego a matching portion of your award or settlement according to Tennessee’s comparative negligence insurance policy. As long your percentage of fault does not exceed the defendant’s, you are still entitled to recover financial compensation for your accident-related damages.
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