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8.03 Pigeon Forge, TN - Three Hospitalized When "Wall of Ice" Displays Falls at Titanic Museum

Pigeon Forge, TN – Three Hospitalized When “Wall of Ice” Displays Falls at Titanic Museum

Pigeon Forge, TN (August 03, 2021) – According to the Pigeon Forge Police Department, the collapse of a large ice display caused injuries to three visitors at the Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge appears to have been an accident. Emergency responders were called to the scene on the Parkway at about 8:00 p.m. on Monday, August 2nd.  Upon their arrival, officers arrived to find that a wall of ice display had fallen and injured several visitors. The wall is located on [...]

8,02 Memphis, TN - Fatal Pedestrian Accident on National St

Memphis, TN – Fatal Auto-Pedestrian Collision Reported on National St

Memphis, TN (August 02, 2021) – Officers from the Memphis Police Department were called to investigate the scene of a hit-and-run accident that left one woman dead on Sunday, August 1st. According to official sources, the accident took place at the intersection of Buchanon Avenue and National Street in Memphis when a pedestrian sustained critical injuries after being struck by a car as she attempted to cross the street. The driver then fled the scene without notifying authorities or stopping [...]

8.01 Memphis, TN - One Critically injured in Crash on Lamar Ave

Memphis, TN – One Critically injured in Crash on Lamar Ave

Memphis, TN (August 01, 2021) – One person was left in extremely critical condition after they were ejected from a vehicle due to a crash, according to Memphis Police. Memphis Police stated that the accident took place on the night of Sunday, August 1st near the intersection of Concorde Road and Lamar Avenue in southeast Memphis.  The victim was transported by paramedics to Regional One Hospital in extremely critical condition. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this [...]

7.31 Greene Co, TN - Both Drivers Injured When Two Vehicles Collide on I-81

Greene Co, TN – Both Drivers Injured When Two Vehicles Collide on I-81

Greene Co, TN (July 31, 2021) – A multi-vehicle accident shut down an area of the southbound lanes of Interstate 81 in Greene County and had crews cleaning up the scattered cargo from a tractor-trailer.  According to the Tennessee Department of Transportation, the accident took place at about 2:00 a.m. near mile marker 42. As of 8:00 a.m. crews were still cleaning up spilled freight and as of 9:00 a.m., the far righthand lane and shoulder were still closed. An initial [...]

Knoxville, TN - Man Injured in Motorcycle Accident on N Cherry St at I-40 W

Knoxville, TN – Man Injured in Motorcycle Accident on N Cherry St at I-40 W

Knoxville, TN (July 30, 2021) – Officers from the Knoxville Police Department say that a person was seriously injured after a motorcycle crash occurred on Friday afternoon, July 30. According to officers with the Knoxville Police Department, the motorcycle driver collided with another vehicle on the ramp from North Cherry Street to westbound Interstate 40. The motorcycle had caught on fire as a result of the crash, according to authorities. The driver, who suffered burns to a large part of [...]

7.29 Nashville, TN - Officer Struck by Car While Providing Aid on Cephas St

Nashville, TN – Officer Struck by Car While Providing Aid on Cephas St

Nashville, TN (July 29, 2021) – A Metro Police officer was transported by paramedics to a local medical facility after a late-night accident on Thursday, July 29th in North Nashville. The crash took place at about 2:30 a.m. at the intersection of Buchanan Street and Cephas Street when, according to investigators, the officer was flagged down by pedestrians walking alongside the road.  He had just pulled over to offer his assistance when another car crashed into the back of the squad [...]

7.28 Knoxville, TN - Middlebrook Pk Scene of Vehicle Crash With Injuries

Knoxville, TN – Middlebrook Pk Scene of Vehicle Crash With Injuries

Knoxville, TN (July 28, 2021) – A car accident that injured at least one victim took place on Monday, July 26th in the westbound lanes of Interstate 40 just past the merge for Alcoa Highway in Knoxville. Police and first response teams were called to the area at about 2:50 p.m. Although only a few details about the crash have been released, it was confirmed that first responders reported to the scene to aid any injured victims. No names or current [...]

7.29 Knox Co, TN - Paramedics, Fire and Rescue Respond to Fire at Condos on Hidden Oak Dr

Knox Co, TN – Paramedics, Fire and Rescue Respond to Fire at Condos on Hidden Oak Dr

Knox Co, TN (July 27, 2021) – Fire and Rescue crews from the Knoxville Rural Metro Fire Department were called to the scene of a condominium fire on Tuesday, July 27th in Knox County.   Sources reported that the fire broke out at about 1:35 p.m. in the 9500 block of Hidden Oak Drive in Brentwood. 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 [...]

7.26 Nashville, TN - Teen Charged With Vehicular Homicide Following Fatal Crash Murfreesboro Pk

Nashville, TN – Teen Charged With Vehicular Homicide Following Fatal Crash Murfreesboro Pk

Nashville, TN (July 26, 2021) – A man riding a motorcycle died when a pick-up truck pulled into his path and he collided with the vehicle on Sunday, July 25th.  Metro Police said that the 39-year-old motorcyclist, whose identity has not yet been released, passed away due to his injuries after being taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. 18-year-old Manuel Rivas-Castaneda, a resident of Antioch, was driving the pick-up truck at the time of the crash. Reports show that he fled [...]

7.25 Cleveland, TN - Fatal Tractor-Trailer Accident on I-75

Cleveland, TN – Fatal Tractor-Trailer Accident on I-75

Cleveland, TN (July 25, 2021) – Law enforcement officers from Cleveland were called to investigating a fatal afternoon accident involving a tractor-trailer on Sunday, July 25th. Investigators discovered that at about 12:30 p.m., a tractor-trailer was traveling southbound on Interstate 75 when it veered off the paved portion of the interstate at exit 27, collided with two other vehicles, and then struck a utility pole on Paul Huff Parkway. The operator of the tractor-trailer, whose identity has not yet been released, [...]