Knoxville Crash Claims the Lives of Two Motorists
Knoxville, TN (February 2, 2021) The Tennessee Highway Patrol has identified that a man and woman died as the result of a crash that occurred on Maynardville Pike on the evening of February 2nd. Both vehicles involved in the crash were traveling along Maynardville Pike when one vehicle turned into the path of the other. Both vehicles eventually came to a final stop that blocked both northbound lanes of Maynardville Pike as well as an area off the road. One of the drivers was later charged with offenses related to driving under the influence, implied consent, financial responsibility, open container, and registration law. Maynardville Pike was reopened several hours after the accident occurred.
The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security reports that in 2020, there were 63 fatalities as the result of car crashes that occurred in Knoxville’s Knox County.
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