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4.27 Memphis, TN - Fatal Car Accident at Airways Blvd and Ketchum Rd

Memphis, TN – Fatal Car Accident at Airways Blvd and Ketchum Rd

Memphis, TN (April 27, 2021) – Officers from the Memphis Police Department were called to the scene of a fatal road accident on Tuesday, April 27th.  Sources show that the two-vehicle collision took place at about 10:45 p.m. at the intersection of Ketchum Road and Airways Boulevard.   According to law enforcement, one person was pronounced dead at the scene.  Three additional victims, one of whom was a young girl, were all transported via ambulances to Regional One Medical Center with injuries classified [...]

4.26 Mallory, TN - Fatal Tractor-Trailer Accident on I-55 at Third St

Mallory, TN – Fatal Tractor-Trailer Accident on I-55 at Third St

Mallory, TN (April 26, 2021) – An official from the Memphis Police Department confirmed that one person died during a collision involving a tractor-trailer on Interstate 55 on Monday, April 26th near Mallory.  The collision occurred at about 4:00 a.m.on Interstate 55 at the Third Street exit when a Honda Odyssey and a tractor-trailer collided with one another. The driver of the Odyssey was pronounced dead at the scene.   The area remained closed as officers investigated the accident. We would like to offer [...]

4.25 Kingsport, TN - Vehicle Crashes into Building During Multi-Car Injury Crash on TN-126 at Cooks Valley Rd

Kingsport, TN – Vehicle Crashes into Building During Multi-Car Injury Accident on TN-126 at Cooks Valley Rd

Kingsport, TN (April 25, 2021) – A crash on Sunday, April 25th in Sullivan County left two people with serious injuries.  The accident took place near the intersection of Cooks Valley Road and State Highway 126 at about 4:30 p.m. According to officials with the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the driver of a 2012 Chevrolet Cruze failed to yield the right-of-way, causing it to collide with another vehicle. Following the impact, the driver of the struck car was unable to regain control of [...]

4.24 Morristown, TN - Two Injured When Dog Steps on Gas and Crashes Car into Pet Store on W. Morris Blvd

Morristown, TN – Two Injured When Dog Steps on Gas and Crashes Car into Pet Store on W. Morris Blvd

Morristown, TN (April 24, 2021) – Two people sustained injuries on Thursday, April 22nd when a pick-up truck drove through the front window of a pet shop in Morristown. Officers from the Morristown Police Department reported that a truck was attempting to park in front of the Petsense on West Morris Boulevard at about 2:50 p.m. when the driver’s dog jumped from the seat to the floor, landing on the gas pedal. This caused the truck to move forward and crash [...]

4.23 Knox Co, TN - Injuries, Extrication Follow Collision on Strawberry Plains Pk

Knox Co, TN – Injuries, Extrication Follow Collision on Strawberry Plains Pk

Knox Co, TN (April 23, 2021) – Police and emergency crews were called to the scene of a single-vehicle collision with one of the victims trapped inside on Friday, April 23rd. Knox County Rescue, Rural Metro Fire, and American Medical Response crews all reported to the site in the 8200 block of Strawberry Plains Pike at about 9:00 p.m.   Details concerning the conditions of those involved in the accident and its cause have not been released.  Our thoughts are with the injured [...]

Knox Co, TN - One Injured in House Fire on Pedigo Rd

Knox Co, TN – One Injured in House Fire on Pedigo Rd

Knox Co, TN (April 22, 2021) – The Tennessee Rural Metro Fire Department was dispatched to the site of a house fire on Wednesday, April 21st. Sources stated that at about 12:30 p.m. fire crews and first responders reported to the 9200 block of Pedigo Road in Powell. It is currently unclear how many people were in the house when the fire broke out and to what extent anyone was injured. The cause of the fire has not yet been determined. We would [...]

4.21 Oak Ridge, TN - Victim Airlifted After Two-Vehicle Injury Collision on Laboratory Rd

Oak Ridge, TN – Victim Airlifted After Two-Vehicle Injury Collision on Laboratory Rd

Oak Ridge, TN (April 21, 2021) – A two-car accident near the Home Depot on Laboratory Road in Oak Ridge left one of the drivers with serious injuries. Local authorities were notified of the injury collision, which involved a car and a truck, on Tuesday, April 20th at about 4:20 p.m. One of the drivers, it is unclear at this time which one, was airlifted to the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville in critical condition. The area was closed down [...]

4.20 Marshall Co, TN - One Child Hospitalized After School Bus Crash on Lewisburg Hwy

Marshall Co, TN – One Child Hospitalized After School Bus Crash on Lewisburg Hwy

Marshall Co, TN (April 20, 2021) – One child is in the hospital following an accident involving a school bus in Marshall County on Tuesday, April 20th.   The two-vehicle collision took place at about 3:30 p.m. along Lewisburg Highway in the area of Beechwood Farm Road.  As the bus was unloading children, the car behind it came to a stop but was rear-ended by a third vehicle causing the second vehicle to be pushed into the school bus.  In addition to the [...]

4.19 Cumberland Co, TN - Several Students Hospitalized Following Bus Crash on Maryland Rd

Cumberland Co, TN – Several Students Hospitalized Following Bus Crash on Maryland Rd

Cumberland Co, TN (April 19, 2021) – At about 6:40 a.m. on Monday, April 19th, troopers from the Tennessee Highway Patrol were called to the scene of a collision between a Cumberland County school bus a pick-up truck that put multiple students in the hospital.   According to officials, the school bus was traveling southbound along Maryland Road when a Chevrolet pick-up truck, driven by Allison Gelfand, 41, heading eastbound on Cow Pen Road, failed to obey the stop sign where [...]

4.18 Hamblen Co, TN - Two Injured When Tractor-Trailers Collide on I-81

Hamblen Co, TN – Two Injured When Tractor-Trailers Collide on I-81

Hamblen Co, TN (April 18, 2021) – Troopers from the Tennessee Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a collision involving two southbound tractor-trailers that were driving on Interstate 81 in Hamblen County when one collided with the back of the other.  The force of the impact caused the cab of the striking truck and the trailer of the other to go on fire, resulting in the destruction of both. One truck operator was airlifted to the Johnson City Medical Center. [...]