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When someone is injured in an accident in Tennessee, it is important to gather information about what happens next.
Being injured in a serious accident is always a shocking and scary experience, and dealing with the aftermath is exhausting and stressful. Accident victims are forced to deal with hospitalization, medical treatments, missed work, and lost income, often while trying to manage pain and disability from their injuries. And then the insurance adjusters start circling.
Find out more about accidents and what issues an injured person needs to be aware of by going to this link.
Most recent accident reports
Family and friends are mourning the death of a Georgia teen who died after an accident at an adventure park in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Police believe more than 15 people were involved; the exact number is still being determined because multiple groups were taken to local hospitals.
A Portland East Middle School student died in a hit-and-run pedestrian collision on Tuesday night. Briana Lowe, 14, was walking with a companion on Dobbins Pike when she was struck by a vehicle at approximately 9:30 p.m.
Tyler W. Day, 24, was killed after his motorcycle crashed with motorcyclist Mike B. Williams, 24, around 1:30 a.m. Saturday. Both were airlifted to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville where Day died.
The Hagwood Avenue Baptist Church youth group was on its way from Barnwood, South Carolina to repair homes for residents in Tennessee when the small passenger bus slipped off the road and hit a drain culvert.
A 3-year-old girl died Monday night after the tree fell and destroyed part of the home she was in. The child's mother and father and her 8-year-old brother were also inside, but no one else was hurt. The girl was taken to Sweetwater Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
Around 11 p.m. on Clarksville Pike a vehicle carrying a man, woman and four children collided, head-on into another vehicle that crossed into oncoming traffic near Creasy Drive. Stacy Thorton died at the scene. Her boyfriend, Lawrence D.
Eddy Glenn was driving a semi-trailer on Briley Parkway when he lost control on a curve, and the truck overturned. The truck's load was spilled during the crash and covered the roadway for several hours before it could be cleared.
One person was taken to the hospital after their car crashed into a light pole in the 3400 block of Kirby Parkway. The accident took place late Sunday night in the Hickory Hill area of Memphis. The accident is still under investigation.
David Hernandez was walking on the train tracks near the Bell Historic Franklin Apartments with his headphones in, on the way to visit his girlfriend. Investigators believe he did not hear the train coming, and the train was not able to stop in time.
Cory Stokes, 18, was driving westbound on Cedar Grove Road in a 2001 Honda Accord late Saturday afternoon when his car went off the right side of the road, overcorrected, causing it to go off of left side of the road into a field.
Camesha Lawrence, 21, was stopped at a stop sign on Ethlyn Avenue, then traveled across Silver Street when her car was struck by a another vehicle which had the right of way. Kanisha Clarke, a backseat passenger, died shortly after being transported to the hospital.
A single-vehicle crash in Greene County killed one teenager and critically-injured two others Friday morning when their vehicle exited a county road, crashed into a utility pole and trees, and rolled.