LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT: Freezing temperatures will develop later tonight, causing damage to flowers and plants that are left exposed to the cold. Be sure to bring in your potted plants before you go to bed, as lows drop into the lower to mid 20s...about 25 degrees for Knoxville and Oak Ridge. Look for 1 to 3" of snow for the Smokies by morning.
(WVLT) One person is dead and five are injured after a wreck Friday evening on John Sevier Highway at Austin Park Lane. The wreck happened a little after 6:00 p.m Friday.
Three cars were involved. The Tennessee Highway Patrol says 38 year old Benjamin L. Woodruff from Knoxville was killed in the wreck. he was wearing a seat belt.
The patrol report says one car crossed the center line and struck a car in the turn lane causing it to strike a third car.
The investigation continues.
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