UPDATE: One person killed, one charged in crash in Clinton

The crash happened on Lewallen Bridge just off South Charles G. Seviers Boulevard.

Kyle Anthony

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.


ORIGINAL STORY:

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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