Tractor trailer crash closes part of Western Avenue

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A multiple vehicle crash has closed the eastbound side of Western Avenue, near the ramp to I-640/75.

The wreck happened around 7:00 AM Saturday. The road reopened around 11:00 AM.

Police say two tractor trailers were involved. One of the drivers was hurt. The extent of his injuries in unknown.


Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to webmaster@wvlt-tv.com. Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus

WVLT VOLUNTEER TV

6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 253033681 - local8now.com/a?a=253033681
Gray Television, Inc.