Sevierville man killed in early morning accident

Sevier County (WVLT) - One person is dead after a single car accident in Sevier County.

THP investigators say just after 4:00 this morning, 18-year-old Nicholas Myers was driving on Bird's Creek Road when he rounded a curve and lost control, and ran off the road hitting an embankment.

Troopers say his car flipped several times, landed in a ditch and caught fire.

Investgators say Myers was trapped inside the car and died in the fire.

Troopers say he was not wearing a seatbelt.


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