Crash alert: Victim identified in fatal I-40 accident

by Ponce Law | July 6th, 2020

PUTNAM COUNTY, TN – Authorities have released the identity of a person killed in a crash in Putnam County early Friday morning, 1057 News reported.

This is an update to a previous story.

Officials say the victim, 31-year-old Viram B. Dangar of Jersey City, New Jersey, was driving a Kia Sorento that struck a guardrail just after 3 a.m. while heading west on Interstate 40.  The vehicle went across the median and into the eastbound lanes, where it slammed into a Mack tractor-trailer.

Dangar was killed and a passenger in his vehicle was injured.  The driver of the tractor-trailer, 41-year-old Tommy Ray Moser, Jr. of Jonesville, North Carolina, was not hurt.

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