Crash alert: Car struck by tractor-trailer on Highway 70

by Ponce Law | July 22nd, 2020

CUMBERLAND COUNTY, TN – A car and a tractor-trailer were involved in an accident on a roadway in Cumberland County Tuesday, 1057 News reported.

The crash happened on Highway 70 West. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, 26-year-old Shayna Potter of Crossville was driving a Chrysler Pacifica when she attempted to stop.  At that point, the rear of the car was hit by a Peterbilt tractor-trailer driven by 48-year-old James McCormick of Dunlap.

Both drivers managed to escape injuries, troopers said.  They were wearing seatbelts at the time of the incident.

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