LANCING, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A Knoxville man died after his car fell down a 40 foot embankment and hit a tree on Genisis Road in Lancing.
According to a report from Tennessee Highway Patrol, 57-year-old Charles Southern, Jr.'s car left the right side of the road, hit a mailbox, and fell down the embankment.
He was driving a 2005 Dodge Caravan.
THP reports he was not wearing a seat belt.
No drugs or alcohol were detected.