A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT is in effect as spotty snow showers pop-up Friday morning. While accumulation may be small or non-existent, (0 to 0.5 inches), where snow showers persist higher amounts are possible. The morning commute could run into slowdowns. Winter Weather Advisories for the Smokies are in effect until Noon for 1 to 3 inches of snow.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Knoxville Police say a woman was severely hurt after a car hit her and drove off early Sunday morning.
It happened in the Old City outside of Southbound bar. Police say Heather House was crossing Central Avenue in a crosswalk, when Dalton Powell hit her and drove off.
House was taken to UT Medical Center, and police arrested Powell a short time later.
He was booked into jail and charged with leaving the scene of an accident, vehicular assault, not submitting to a blood test, no proof of insurance, and driving on a suspended license.
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