I-275 crash kills man

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- One man died in a Wednesday morning rush hour crash on I-275.

The accident happened under the Heiskel exit. A car hit the bridge and flipped on its side.

Witnesses tell Local 8 the car veered off the road and hit the overpass.

They got the driver out, but he was dead when responders arrived.

The victim's name hasn't been released yet.

There is a little damage to the bridge, but no structural damage.

This is the second fatal accident in two days.

The first one happened Tuesday around noon on Broadway when an SUV hit a tree killing the 78-year-old driver.


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