Crash alert: 1 dead, others hurt in multi-vehicle wreck on I-40

by Ponce Law | August 4th, 2020

SEVIERVILLE, TN – Police responded to a fatal crash involving five vehicles on Interstate 40 in Sevier County Saturday night, according to WKRN.

The wreck happened at about 6:40 p.m. on I-40 east near exit 407 in Sevierville. Police said one vehicle was heading west when it crossed a median into eastbound traffic.

One person was killed in the accident. Others were injured and hospitalized at the University of Tennessee Medical Center. No immediate details were released on the number of people hurt or the severity of their injuries.

An investigation is underway into the cause of the crash.

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