Rogersville Man Injured in Boating Accident

Cherokee Reservoir, Grainger County (WVLT) - A Rogersville man is being treated at UT Medical Center, after being injured in a boating accident in Grainger County.

Authorities say Wednesday afternoon, 54-year-old John Brice Howe, junior was ejected from his boat, after he hit the shoreline on Cherokee Reservoir.

Howe's condition is not being released at this time.

TWRA wildlife officers are investigating the cause of the accident.

You must be logged in to post comments.

Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:


6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Copyright © 2016 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 8728897 -
Gray Television, Inc.