KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- An early morning wreck on West Beaver Creek at Beechmont in Knoxville leaves one man dead.
48 year old Carl Williams of Clinton was driving his 1985 Chevy Corvette this morning around 12:45 AM when he hit the curb, went sideways and was ejected throught the roof of his vehicle. The vehicle then rolled over, killing him instantly.
Officers say that speed was a factor and he was not wearing his seatbelt.
It is unknown as of yet whether or not alcohol was a factor in the crash. Bloodwork has been sent to the lab for further analysis and the investigation is ongoing.
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.
Questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide detailed information.