Tag Archives: THP

SOBRIETY CHECKPOINTS APRIL 2024

The Tennessee Highway Patrol will be conducting Sobriety Checkpoints on the following dates and locations in April, 2024: Date:                              Location: 1. April 5, 2024              Anderson Co – East Wolf Valley Road @ Wolf Valley Baptist Church 2. April 5, 2024              Knox Co – S.R. 61 (East Emory Road) @ …

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Dump Truck Accident on Swan Pond Road

The Tennessee Highway Patrol and medics responded to a vehicle accident involving a dump truck Tuesday morning on Swan Pond Road. The accident report indicated a 2013 Western Star dump truck operated by 70-year-old Ray Hurst was traveling north on Swan Pond Circle Road. The report from the THP states …

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I-40 Accident on Wednesday Snarls Traffic

During heavy rain rolling through the county on Wednesday afternoon, a multi-car accident occurred at the 351 eastbound mile marker between Midtown and Kingston. Several emergency units responded to the scene. Traffic was a mess for a while for the investigation and clean up and care of the patients. Two …

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Weekend Emergency Traffic

In emergency traffic over the weekend a three car fender bender occurred at the eastbound 352 mile marker Sunday afternoon in Kingston resulting in no serious injuries according to sources, but stalled traffic for some time. Late Saturday night a crash on Spring City Highway south of Rockwood had several …

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Truck Crash in Kingston Injures One

Photo provided by Chief Willie Gordon, Kingston Fire Department An early morning accident on Interstate 40 near Kingston occurred just after 7:00 this morning shutting down westbound traffic near the 353-mile marker. A box type cabover truck slammed into the rear of a tractor trailer pinning the driver inside with …

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