A 50-year-old North Carolina man has died in a rafting accident on the Ocoee River in Tennessee. The Clayton, North Carolina man and six other people were ejected from a raft when it overturned in a rapid on the river in Polk County on Saturday.
The teen driver was injured after crashing his car into Leoma Elementary School in Lawrence County on Friday morning. Cafeteria workers were inside the building at the time of the crash but luckily none of them were injured.
All four people involved were taken to Holston Valley Medical Center. Shanks and Phillips were already treated and released, while Brown and Livesay remain in the hospital but are both listed as in good condition.
A small plane crashed east of Chattanooga on Wednesday, killing the pilot. The single-engine plane went down in a field in Ooltewah shortly after 2 p.m. The pilot was the only person on board. The plane took off from Knoxville and was headed to Jackson.