A Local 8 Weather Alert has been issued for Wednesday morning (the busiest travel day of the year), due to the cold rain and wet snow mix expected across East Tennessee. While it may be a cold rain in the Valley, drivers headed toward the Smokies or the Tri-Cities are more likely to encounter moderate wet snow showers. Please be advised.
CLINTON, Tenn. (WVLT) Police have identified the woman who died as 40-year-old Angela Duncan Richardson of Clinton.
She was thrown from Anthony's vehicle and died as a result of injuries sustained.
A Knoxville man has been arrested after a deadly wreck Friday afternoon in Clinton.
It happened around 4:30 p.m. on the Lewallen Bridge. Also known as the 'green bridge.' Three cars were involved in the crash.
Police say Kyle Anthony, 21, of Knoxville was drunk and slammed into the other cars. A 40-year old passenger in Anthony's truck was thrown from the vehicle and died.
Clinton Police Chief Rick Scarbrough says it appears Mr. Anthony lost control of his truck, crossed the center line and hit two other vehicles head on.
The bridge was closed for nearly three hours.
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