UPDATE: Charges filed after North Knoxville crash

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The man driving the van has been charged with several driving violations.

Police say 34 year-old Jason Watts is charged with vehicular assault for DUI and causing serious injury to another party, driving on a revoked license for vehicular assault and failure to yield.


Original Story:

Two people are injured after their vehicles went off the road during an accident.

It happened around 5:58 PM Saturday on Callahan Drive at the ramp to I-75 South.

Police say a white work van was going west when it tried to cross the eastbound lanes to get on the ramp when it was hit by a red Ford F-150 truck.

The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital with possible internal injuries, while the driver of the van was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.


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