Interstate 40 in Sevierville Reopens Following Crash
Knoxville, TN (December 11, 2020) The eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 reopened on December 11th after rescue crews cleaned up debris left by a crash. The accident occurred early that day around 11 a.m. close to mile marker 406 and just short of the Sevierville exit. Sevierville law enforcement states that a Lifestar helicopter transported one person injured at the scene and that the number of people involved in the crash is still not certain. Additional details about the crash including what caused it are still uncertain. Motorists are advised to exercise caution while traveling through the area.
The Driver Knowledge website reports that 3 million individuals in the United States are injured in car crashes each year. While injuries can range from not serious to life-changing, some of the most common injuries incurred in car crashes include whiplash, broken bones, punctured organs, and soft tissue damage.
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After interstate accidents occur, victims often feel overwhelmed with emotions ranging from fear to uncertainty. You likely have many questions as an accident victim including how to respond and if life will ever be the same. Remember, one of the best steps that you can take after a Tennessee crash is to promptly obtain the services of a dedicated accident lawyer. Do not hesitate to contact Fox, Farley, Willis & Burnette today. During a free case evaluation, we can discuss your available options to hold the party who caused your accident responsible and obtain the results you deserve.
Note: This post was written based on available resources, news stories, and online reports about this incident. As is often the case with fast breaking news, there is always the risk that some details are still being shared and uncovered. Please contact us if you notice any information that should be changed or added. Thanks!