OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Oak Ridge Police say an accident was reported on Bethel Valley Road east of Spallation Drive around 10:06 on Wednesday.
Police say John Kirkpatrick, of Knoxville, was driving in his Honda CRV when he went off the road and hit a tree.
He was found dead at the scene by first responders. He was also the only person in the vehicle.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide detailed information.