A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT is in effect into Wednesday due repeated rainfall. A Flood Watch is in effect for our area until 7 AM Wednesday. Where there are more pauses in the rain, totals will be closer to 2 inches but some will receive at least 4 inches of rainfall total. Creeks and streams run high and areas with poor runoff could face flooding problems. Busy commute hours could face more slowdowns, with fog and standing water on roads as well.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) A Sevierville woman died in a car crash Wednesday afternoon.
It happened around 6 p.m. on Strawberry Plains Pike near Wooddale Church Rd.
According to authorities, two cars crashed head on. The accident killed Cynthia Leigh, 44.
Ricky Myers was the driver of the other car. He reportedly crossed the center lane and hit her.
He was flown to UT Medical Center.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.
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