A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT is posted Monday - Wednesday due to significant rainfall amounts expected to accumulate. The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch until Wednesday at 7am. We expect 2-4 inches of rain that could lead to some localized flooding in areas prone to flooding. This event will also create a slow commute to and from work Monday and Tuesday, and then again on Wednesday morning.
A pedestrian is recovering after being struck by a vehicle in Pigeon Forge around 8 on Saturday night.
It happened on Wears Valley Road in front of the Holly Haven RV Park.
Dispatchers confirm the victim was taken to U.T. Medical Center by Lifestar.
No word on the victim's name or how bad the injuries are.
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