MORRISTOWN, Tenn (WVLT) -- The Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating whether or not alcohol was a factor in a deadly accident on I-81 in Hamblen County.
57 year old Kenneth Marrow of Seymour died when his car crashed into a guardrail and some trees around 3:30 Monday afternoon.
A Tennessee Highway Patrol spokesperson says marrow refused to stop for police, then crashed and was ejected from the vehicle.
THP says the car was used in a hit and run in Jefferson County.
A source close to the investigation says Marrow had a previous history of driving under the influence and beer cans were found in the car.