LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT: Strong to severe storms are possible this afternoon with gusty winds near 40 mph and 1" hail. Localized flooding is also a concern as over an inch of rain is possible in places today.
Oak Ridge, Anderson County (WVLT) – Highway 95 in Oak Ridge is once again re-open at this hour, after a fatal crash earlier this afternoon.
Authorities say 25-year-old Ashley Brummett, her daughter, three-year-old Maleigha Henning, and 23-year-old James Salyer, all of Clinton, were killed when Brummett's vehicle collided head on with a pickup truck. That truck was driven by 49-year-old Michael McClure of Oak Ridge. His granddaughter, 4-year-old Madison Nivens, was a passenger.
McClure is in stable condition tonight, his granddaughter in serious condition at UT.
The accident is still under investigation.
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