UPDATED: Charges Filed in Knox County Hit and Run

By: Brian Gregory Email
By: Brian Gregory Email

Knoxville (WVLT) - Two people are now facing charges in connection with two early morning crashes in West Knox County.

It happend just after 2:45 am on Lovell Road at Lexington Drive.

The Knox County Sheriff's Office says 27-year-old Natasha Craft of Georgia ran a red light and crashed into a motorcycle.

29-year-old James Dockery and his passenger, 21-year-old Carrie Leonard were injured.

Witnesses say Craft backed up her car and drove away.

40-year-old Ronald Yeninas of Pennsylvania went to see about the victims and he and dockery were run over by a car driven by 27-year-old Charles Warren.

The three victims were taken to UT Medical Center.

Yeninas and Dockery are in critical condition.

Leonard is stable.

Deputies say Natasha Craft was taken into custody at a truck stop on Lovell Road.

She is facing DUI, failure to yield, and several other charges.

Warren is charged with DUI and violation of the open container law.


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