Kingston, Roane County (WVLT) - A woman and her two small children are dead after an accident on highway 58 in Roane County.
Authorities say 27-year-old Heather Mitchell and her two children, two year old Alyssa and one year old Haley, were killed when Mitchell's Mazda pulled out in front of a cement truck around 2:30 Tuesday afternoon on Man's Hollow Road.
Mitchell's husband, 23-year-old Joey Mitchell, was also in the car.
He was injured, along with the driver of the cement truck, 45-year-old Harry Nash
Right now, authorities are trying to figure out if other factors may have been involved in the crash.
"It was raining, or had just rained at the time, and I'm not sure that was a factor at this point," Lt. Lucious Howard said.
Authorities say everyone involved was wearing a seat belt.
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.