Tag Archives: LIFESTAR

Accident Shuts Down I-40 Eastbound

Photo courtesy of Charlie Sandifer Early this morning (Tuesday, May 7), motorists traveling eastbound on Interstate 40 encountered significant delays as cleanup crews worked to clear the aftermath of a tractor-trailer accident near the 341-mile marker, situated on Rockwood Mountain. The incident, which occurred overnight, resulted in the closure of …

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Gallaher Road shut down Wednesday to land Lifestar

Just before 7:00am today LifeStar landed on Gallaher Road near the Kingston Fire Station Number 2 to transport an elderly female to the UT hospital. Traffic was stopped while the helicopter landed with theassistance of Kingston Fire Department and Roane County sheriff’s deputies halting traffic until the air ambulance left …

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One Flown by LifeStar After Car Goes Over Embankment

A 23-year-old female was flown out by LifeStar after being found in her car, which ran off the roadway at River Road, near the entrance to The Indian Shores area. According to Emergency Management Director Tim Suiter, a passerby noticed the car off the roadway and called Authorities. The incident …

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OSPD: Woman struck by car Wednesday night

A woman sustained significant injuries after being struck by a car late Wednesday night in Oliver Springs. The OSPD says that officers responded to the 600 block of East Spring Street shortly after 10 pm Wednesday on a report that a woman had been hit by a car which then …

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One killed, one injured in LaFollette shooting

LaFollette Police are investigating a shooting that killed one person and injured another late Thursday night. In a press release, officials said that LaFollette police officers responded to a call about a shooting at 400 East Walden just after 11 pm, and when they arrived, discovered two people suffering from …

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