A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT has been issued for the accumulating snow in the Valley and Plateau, plus across the Smokies. Part of the Valley and Plateau could receive up to inch or more of snow, where snow bands persist. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the Smokies until Noon Tuesday for another 2" or more of snow is possible. With temperatures dropping tonight into the upper 20s, black ice may be issue as well. Please be careful.
Knoxville (WVLT) - Traffic is back to normal on I-640 after a driver careens into a dividing wall.
According to Knox County dispatchers say the driver suffered from an unspecified medical condition and collided with the wall around 4:30 p.m.
Tractor trailer drivers in the area blocked traffic to avoid additional collisions with the vehicle.
The area was cleaned up and traffic was back to normal before 5:00 p.m.
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