Fatal tractor trailer crash in Grainger Co.

GRAINGER COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly tractor trailer crash in Grainger County.

The truck reportedly ran off the road and down an embankment just before 4:30 Monday morning on US Highway 25E near Kincaid Farm Road, officials say.

The truck was the only vehicle involved. It's not clear if slippery road conditions contributed to the crash.

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