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Today In History - Waterbury Republican American
tennessee | I-65 |
Waterbury Republican AmericanIn 1934, Britain enacted a Road Traffic Act reimposing a 30 mile-per-hour speed limit in '?built-up areas&' and requiring driving tests for new motorists. In 1958, the U.S. Army launched America's third successful satelli[...]
Mar 26, 2015 05:04am | 2 views | source: Yahoo

Vehicles crash into homes in Bristol and Glade Spring - TriCities
tennessee | 2 |
TriCities.comAround 2 p.m., Bristol Tennessee fire and police personnel were called to the intersection of Broad Street and 10th Street. A police sergeant said a red pickup truck traveling on 10th Street apparently ran a stop sign and hit the front o[...]
Mar 25, 2015 00:03am | 5 views | source: Yahoo

Nearly 700 Without Power After Truck Strikes, Snaps Utility Pole - MyFox Memphis
memphis | tennessee |
A pickup truck overturned on its side after striking a utility pole Tuesday afternoon on northbound Mendenhall at Summer Avenue in East Memphis that caused a significant power outage. Police said the ... The accident snapped a utility pole in half ..[...]
Mar 24, 2015 10:43pm | 17 views | source: Google / MyFox Memphis

Herrick man charged in hit and run - Shelbyville Daily Union
shelbyville | tennessee |
A Herrick man has been arrested after a hit and run accident this weekend in Shelbyville. Leslie Miller of Shelbyville was struck by a vehicle behind Legends Saturday, March 21. She was taken to Shelby Memorial Hospital and was later transferred to .[...]
Mar 24, 2015 4:57pm | 15 views | source: Google / Shelbyville Daily Union

Bud Light truck crashes in Robertson County - WKRN
tennessee | 2 |
WKRN.comROBERTSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) - A Bud Light Beer tractor-trailer crashed early Tuesday morning in Robertson County. Sheriff officials told News 2 it happened around 7 a.m. on Highway 49 near Cooper Nicholson Road in the Pleasant View area.[...]
Mar 24, 2015 1:29pm | 3 views | source: Yahoo

Awareness week set to make construction, maintenance work zones safer - Johnson City Press
tennessee | I-40 |
Johnson City Press (subscription)'?Back in February while working a tractor trailer accident, TDOT HELP Truck Operator David Leake was nearly struck by a vehicle on I-40 just east of downtown Knoxville,'? said Mark Nagi, community relations officer f[...]
Mar 24, 2015 02:03am | 9 views | source: Yahoo

Former Mrs. America killed in Tenn. car crash - Memphis Sun Times
memphis | tennessee |
Authorities say a woman killed in a train accident in Tennessee was a former Mrs. America. Susan Goodman, was reportedly trying to cross the tracks in her SUV around 12:45pm on Friday night in Humphrey's County, when her vehicle was struck by a CSX .[...]
Mar 24, 2015 00:33am | 39 views | source: Google / Memphis Sun Times

Morristown man dies in motorcycle crash - The Standard Banner
tennessee | 4 |
The Standard BannerA motorcyclist died Saturday afternoon in a head-on crash with a pick-up truck in White Pine, troopers with the Tennessee Highway Patrol reported. Gregory S. Roach, 25, of Morristown, was killed in the 4:25 p.m. accident near 3502 [...]
Mar 23, 2015 10:28pm | 2 views | source: Yahoo

Former Mrs. America killed in Tennessee train accident - Chattanooga Times Free Press
nashville | tennessee |
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Authorities say a woman who was killed in a train accident in Humphreys County was a former Mrs. America. WTVF-TV reports that Susan Goodman was trying to cross the tracks in her SUV around 12:45 p.m. on Friday when it was struck .[...]
Mar 23, 2015 12:27pm | 11 views | source: Google / Chattanooga Times Free Press

Woman dies in Middle Tennessee when train hits her SUV
Nashville | tennessee |
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A woman has been killed after her SUV was hit by a train Friday in Humphreys County. WTVF-TV reports ([...]
Mar 23, 2015 07:27am | 12 views | source: Yahoo

Teen leads 130 mph Hawkins County chase
tennessee |
ROGERSVILLE - A Hamblen County teen who allegedly struck two vehicles to escape a traffic stop and then led police on a 130 mph chase from Rogersville to Surgoinsville is facing a long list of charges.Cody James Russell, 18, 328 Carriger Street, Morr[...]
Mar 21, 2015 4:45pm | 16 views | source: Yahoo

Freezing rain keeps tow companies busy in some areas
tennessee | I-55 |
AAA said Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee all have laws to protect emergency vehicles, which includes tow trucks.[...]
Mar 20, 2015 1:57pm | 13 views | source: Yahoo

Overturned tractor-trailer closes I-40 in Cocke County'? - Knoxville News Sentinel
tennessee | I-40 |
Knoxville News SentinelKNOXVILLE - Eastbound drivers heading for North Carolina on Friday morning on Interstate 40 are being greeted with a mile-long traffic snarl in Cocke County, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol. A tractor-trailer rig haul[...]
Mar 20, 2015 07:45am | 195 views | source: Yahoo

Late night crash on Madison Co. highway kills 1 - WBBJ-TV
tennessee | 10 |
WBBJ-TVMADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- A man was killed in a Tuesday night crash about 10 miles southeast of Jackson on Highway 197 in Madison County. Brantley Cupples, 25, was killed when the car he was driving struck a pole after leaving the left side of [...]
Mar 18, 2015 9:00pm | 15 views | source: Yahoo

THP: 2 cruisers struck by drunk drivers in less than 2 weeks - WBIR-TV
tennessee | Lutiet |
WBIR-TVThe latest DUI crash happened in the early morning hours after St. Patrick's Day, when a car struck the back of a THP cruiser on Interstate 40 in west Knoxville. The trooper said he was working lane closures in a Tennessee Department of Transp[...]
Mar 18, 2015 8:04pm | 2 views | source: Yahoo

Alpha reports 2nd coal fields death in 2 days - Johnson City Press
johnson city | tennessee |
In the second fatal accident involving coal mining in the region in two days, a truck driver died as his truck overturned while hauling fuel in West Virginia, according to an Alpha Natural Resources news release. The employee of Rogers Petroleum, a .[...]
Mar 17, 2015 4:38pm | 10 views | source: Google / Johnson City Press (subscripti

Pedestrian dies after being hit by car on South Third - Memphis Commercial Appeal
memphis | tennessee |
The accident in Southwest Memphis occurred around 10 p.m. at Third near Peebles Road. According to police, the driver of a 1996 Mercury Sable was headed southbound on Third when the victim who was running westbound on the street was struck by the ...[...]
Mar 17, 2015 3:57pm | 79 views | source: Google / Memphis Commercial Appeal

WV mine office investigating fatal surface mine accident in Raleigh County - State Journal
charleston | west virginia |
An employee of Rogers Petroleum, an independent contractor based in Tennessee, was hauling a load of diesel fuel when the truck overturned in a single vehicle accident, Alpha Spokesman Steve Hawkins said in a statement. There does not appear to have [...]
Mar 17, 2015 3:15pm | 40 views | source: Google / State Journal

Fatal truck wreck claims 2 lives in Haywood County
Brownsville | tennessee |
HAYWOOD COUNTY, Tenn. -- Two people are dead after a fiery Haywood County wreck. The two-vehicle accident occurred Tuesday on Highway 54 about two miles west of Brownsville.[...]
Mar 17, 2015 11:09am | 35 views | source: Yahoo

Man leads Fort Oglethorpe police on high-speed chase - The Catoosa County News
tennessee | I-24 |
The Catoosa County NewsHe drove onto the emergency lane, and then off the shoulder of the roadway nearly crashing the vehicle.'? The chase continued along I-75 into Tennessee and eventually onto I-24, where Ray allegedly struck a Penske truck, report[...]
Mar 17, 2015 09:21am | 19 views | source: Yahoo

Williamson car crash kills two horses on Highway 96 - The Tennessean
tennessee | 10 |
The TennesseanAt about 6:10 a.m., the driver, 37-year-old Chastity Amacher of Shelbyville, was traveling in a Chevy Impala when her car struck the horses near Ladd Road, said Lt. Bill Miller, spokesman with the Tennessee Highway Patrol. The driver su[...]
Mar 16, 2015 1:13pm | 35 views | source: Yahoo

UPDATE: Trucker involved in I-75 wreck Thursday cited - WRCB-TV
I-75 |
WRCB-TVUPDATE: The driver of the 18-wheeler involved in a multi-car wreck on I-75 north near White Oak Mountain Thursday has been cited for following too closely. An incident report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) shows the driver rear-ended [...]
Mar 13, 2015 11:17pm | 57 views | source: Yahoo

Fairview woman, 23, killed in early morning crash - WKRN
nashville | tennessee |
The Tennessee Highway Patrol said Mary Jones, 23, was traveling east on Highway 70 when her Pontiac sedan ran off the road and struck a tree on the driver's side door. Jones was not ... According to the THP report, alcohol played a role in the crash.[...]
Mar 13, 2015 2:05pm | 43 views | source: Google / WKRN.com

Bad Decision By Truck Driver Blocks I-75 North Traffic For Hours - The Chattanoogan
tennessee | I-75 |
The ChattanooganThe big truck, which was carrying plastic pellets, got stuck in the median and all lanes of northbound traffic were blocked for several hours. The resulting congestion at the Ooltewah exit resulted in another wreck in front of the Mid[...]
Mar 12, 2015 11:55pm | 145 views | source: Yahoo

I-75 north in Bradley reduced to one lane - WRCB-TV
tennessee | I-75 |
WRCB-TVA tractor trailer attempted a U-turn in the median on I-75 north in Bradley County Thursday morning, and the resulting accident has traffic snarled for miles. The Tennessee Highway Patrol tells Channel 3 that the driver ended up with his truck[...]
Mar 12, 2015 6:16pm | 84 views | source: Yahoo

I-75 in Bradley County backed up after semi's U-turn - WBIR-TV
tennessee | I-75 |
WBIR-TVA tractor trailer attempted a U-turn in the median on I-75 north in Bradley County Thursday morning, and the resulting wreck has traffic snarled for miles. The Tennessee Highway Patrol tells WRCB that the driver ended up with his truck stuck i[...]
Mar 12, 2015 3:22pm | 186 views | source: Yahoo

I-75 in Bradley backed up after semi's U-turn - WRCB-TV
tennessee | I-75 |
WRCB-TVA tractor trailer attempted a U-turn in the median on I-75 north in Bradley County Thursday morning, and the resulting accident has traffic snarled for miles. The Tennessee Highway Patrol tells Channel 3 that the driver ended up with his truck[...]
Mar 12, 2015 1:27pm | 106 views | source: Yahoo

School bus, semi collide in fog on I-24 East - WKRN
tennessee | I-24 |
WKRN.com... Schools was rear-ended by the semi truck. There were no children on the bus at the time of the accident. The driver of the bus was transported to Southern Hills Medical Center with minor injuries. Dense fog in the area may have contribute[...]
Mar 12, 2015 12:42pm | 23 views | source: Yahoo

Pedestrian fatality shuts down I-75 northbound lanes, north of Merchants Road - Local 8 Now
tennessee | I-75 |
Local 8 NowKNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian on I-75N near the Callahan Drive exit just after 3 a.m. Thursday. KPD officers located a victim near that location and reported the victim was deceased upon their arrival.[...]
Mar 12, 2015 06:24am | 99 views | source: Yahoo

Older Tennessee Reports by Our Users

almost standstill
Powell | Tennessee | I75n At Mile Mark 114.7
Pick up truck spin out on right side of curve. Loader working to dig him out by good samaritan. Left lane only open. Police on scene.[...]
Feb 21, 2015 10:07am | By MVD | 93 views |

Standstill for over 3 hours
Wildersville | Tennessee | I-40 E
Highway patrol states trucks unable to get up hill on I 40 East near Wildersville Tn. Been in traffic since 6:32 PM. If you're near Exit 108 that will be your best bet. It will take you to LexingtonTn and then you can re route yourself from there.[...]
Feb 20, 2015 11:22pm | By CC | 178 views |

Standstill for over an hour
Wildersville | Tennessee | I-40 E
Been sitting RIGHT in this spot for over an hour. Not a single vehicle has passed on the westbound side in almost as long either, except for cops and tow trucks. [...]
Feb 20, 2015 9:13pm | By Eric | 394 views | 3

Mason | Tennessee | I-40 W
Traffic is at a stand still - probable cause is swerving truck who may have run off the road [...]
Jan 18, 2015 11:45pm | By Bestsl | 146 views | 1

Nashville | Tennessee | I-65 North
A black corvette speeding and lost control and a white suv struck it killing the person in the vette[...]
Jan 11, 2015 03:07am | By brandon | 436 views | 16

Jasper | Tennessee | I-24 W
Van and semi truck collision[...]
Jan 04, 2015 3:23pm | By LS | 1176 views |

crawling through CTN
Athens | Tennessee | I-75 N
Crawling past exit 52. Tow truck just passed us @ 2:15[...]
Dec 28, 2014 2:17pm | By GA2KY | 177 views | 1

standstill for the last 30 minutes
Memphis | Tennessee | North
Can't see wreck but numerous amounts of police cars and fire trucks have passed by.[...]
Dec 13, 2014 05:11am | By tired | 81 views |

Standstill for miles
Lebanon | Tennessee | Ramp
Can't see the accident but several big truck wreckers have gone by along with ambulance and state police cars.[...]
Nov 07, 2014 12:54pm | By Termitetrooper | 65 views |

1 lane clear E I-40
Kodak | Tennessee | Hickman Rd
Tanker truck accident moved to side. Traffic moving.[...]
Oct 29, 2014 00:41am | By Lisa Marie Jacobsen | 120 views |

Hazmat Spill with Cargo Truck
Kodak | Tennessee | I-40 E Exit 403-407
I-40 West now moving. East bound stopped 45+ min.[...]
Oct 29, 2014 00:18am | By Lisa Marie Jacobsen | 92 views |

Accident with injuries. Both directions of freeway stopped
Kodak | Tennessee | I-40 E
30+ min stopped traffic. 7 firetrucks, 10 police cars and 2 ambulances.[...]
Oct 28, 2014 11:59pm | By Lisa Marie Jacobsen | 120 views |

standstill 25+ min
Kodak | Tennessee | I-40 W
5 firetrucks, 8 police cars. No traffic moving on I-40 either direction.[...]
Oct 28, 2014 11:52pm | By Lisa | 66 views | 1

Over turned semi around Exit 320
Crossville | Tennessee | I40 W
Sand still traffic due to a over turned semi truck. detour to HWY 70 West, follow it to Crossville try to take Exit 317 or Follow HWY 70 west to West Ave keep going till you see Plateau Rd that is Exit 311.[...]
Oct 15, 2014 6:40pm | By Thomas | 233 views | 1

Dead stop, accident
Lebanon | Tennessee | Ramp
Right before exit 238, can't see details but ambulance, firetruck etc on scene. Standstill for the past 20 minutes. [...]
Sep 30, 2014 08:37am | By Car | 75 views |

Jasper | Tennessee | Ramp
Big truck roll over[...]
Sep 12, 2014 3:08pm | By anonymous | 46 views |

Guild | Tennessee | I-24 E
Mile marker 166 Tennessee. ..BAD traffic. .semi truck in the left lane..Over turned car in median grass..bad accident traffic stopped on both sides[...]
Jun 29, 2014 4:21pm | By anonymous | 279 views | 1

Back up
Goodlettsville | Tennessee | I-65
Truckers and travelers beware ........ I 65 is a nightmare[...]
Jun 28, 2014 8:00pm | By Firewood | 92 views | 1

Jackson | Tennessee | I-40 W
2trucks collided in the westbound lanes around 1600. Westbound traffic is still not moving at 2020. Believe both drivers killed. Rigs reduced to smoldering ashes. Emergency crews on the scene. Eastbound lanes moving normally after 1 hr lanc closure f[...]
Jun 25, 2014 9:28pm | By tomjw217@gmail.com | 550 views |

Brownsville | Tennessee | I 40
Ugly accident on I 40 west brownsville tn. I am a truck driver and just passed it going east. Multiple semi trucks , cars involved with deaths. R.I.p. avoid the area by any means. [...]
Jun 25, 2014 7:42pm | By ilaz | 268 views |

Stop and go
Dandridge | Tennessee | I-40 W
3-5 mph when moving, random stoppages-construction signs, but seen state trooper and tow truck go by. 1mi from rest area.[...]
Jun 22, 2014 5:08pm | By Grumpymommy | 86 views |

Complete standstill
Memphis | Tennessee | S Riverside Blvd
Truck ran out of gas and put on emergencies on the side. Diesel truck hit the parked truck and exploded shortly afterward. Police and fire fighters on site[...]
Jun 18, 2014 05:25am | By Adambakonator | 42 views |

i 75 standstill
Philadelphia | Tennessee | Pond Creek Rd
Interstate 75 south at complete standstill. Lots of fire trucks and police went by. Hopefully Everyone Is ok. [...]
Apr 18, 2014 12:22pm | By anonymous | 172 views |

Standstill for 30 min
South Pittsburg | Tennessee | I24 West If Chattanooga
I24 20 min west of Chatanooga stand still long line of cars and trucks. 2 fire trucks state police and sheriff's cars. [...]
Apr 06, 2014 1:05pm | By Jbear | 133 views |

South Pittsburg | Tennessee | I-24 E
Traffic is at a complete stop. State trooper and fire trucks just passed us[...]
Apr 06, 2014 12:54pm | By Golden1 | 101 views |

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