Knoxville (WVLT) - A former Vol is facing criminal charges.
Twenty-two-year-old Bret Smith was arrested after turning himself in Wednesday on charges of evading arrest and leaving the scene of an accident.
Knox County Sheriff's deputies say Smith crashed his car on Bakertown Road early Sunday morning.
The deputy says when he arrived on scene, Smith fled.
Smith, is out of jail after a bonding company posted a $1,000 bond.
Smith, a receiver last year for the Vols, was not drafted by any NFL team last week.
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.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.