Accident claims the life of a Morgan County man

A two vehicle accident in Roane County last Thursday claimed the life of a Morgan County man and left two others injured. The report released this morning states a 1999 Oldsmobile Alero driven by 66-year-old Imogene Hamby of Harriman was attempting to turn out of Elverton Primitive Baptist Church onto Highway 61 when he pulled into the path of and collided with an oncoming 2003 Mercury Mountaineer operated by 22-year-old Gregory Burgio of Harriman. A passenger in the Alero, 69-year-old Ellis Hamby of Wartburg, was killed. Burgio and Imogene Hamby were both hurt. Burgio was charged with driving on a suspended license.

About Brad Jones

Brad is the Owner/Operator of BBB TV 12, and has been with the company since August of 1996. Brad is a 1987 graduate of Coalfield High School and a 1995 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Communications. He won the 1995 broadcast production student of the year award. Brad worked at Shop at Home, Inc. a home shopping network that was located in Knoxville, TN from 1993 - 1995 and then at Via TV (RSTV, Inc.) from 1995 - 1996. After some freelance work in Nashville, Brad joined the BBB Communications staff in August of 1996. A short stint at WVLT TV as a news photographer was in 2001, but he continued to work at BBB TV as well. Brad is married to Nicole Jenkins Jones, a 1990 graduate of Oak Ridge High School, who works at Oak Ridge Gastroenterology and Associates in Oak Ridge. They have 3 kids, Trevor Bogard, 25, Chandler 21, and Naomi 11. On December 12, 2013 they welcomed their first grandchild, Carter Ryan Bogard. Brad is also the assistant boys basketball coach at Coalfield High School for the past 9 years. In 2013-14 the Yellow Jackets won their first district title since 1991 and just the 4th in school history.

Check Also

Anderson County Fair canceled due to pandemic

More than likely no surprise to anyone we now know that he Anderson County Fair …

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: