Knoxville (WVLT) - The Knoxville Police Department is asking for your help collecting information about a deadly car accident in West Knoxville
It happened overnight Thursday on I-40 at the Weisgarber Westbound ramp.
911 callers had reported a vehicle driven by 32-year-old Ali Esmaili of Knoxville may have been going the wrong way, but KPD says he was going the right way.
Witnesses say Esmaili was ejected from the vehicle and later transported to UT Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
KPD asks anyone who may have witnessed the accident to contact them at 215-7212.
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 email@example.com. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.