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Accident Date: 
Tue, 10/28/2014

A southbound CSX train was just leaving the rail yard when the engineer and the conductor noticed a man lying in the middle of the tracks. The man was identified as Dallas Wayne Turner, and his face, hands, and nostrils were coated with gold spray paint.

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Mon, 10/27/2014

Jackie and Larry Sparks were both killed as their RV went down a hillside and struck some trees, while their daughter Debbie Dorrell survived, but was pinned inside and had to be flown to UT Medical Center.

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Sun, 10/26/2014

 Brady Myers, 20, killed in car accident on State Highway 39 in McMinn County, TN when he left the road traveled through the ditch, rolled, and was ejected from the vehicle.  He was not wearing a seatbelt. 

Accident Date: 
Sat, 10/25/2014

According to authorities, the crash happened on I-240 East between Lamar Ave and Getwell Rd.  One of the cars had a flat tire and was pulling into the break-down lane when a second car quickly approached from behind and hit the back of the first car.

Accident Date: 
Thu, 10/23/2014

A three-vehicle accident on Lauderdale Memorial Highway, just outside of Walker Valley High School, has left at least one person seriously injured. One person was airlifted to Erlanger Hospital from the scene.

Accident Date: 
Thu, 10/23/2014

Little is currently known about this accident. Three vehciles were involved, resulting in one car leaving the road. One man recieved serious injuries and was sent to a trauma center. A 50 year old woman was injured, and transported to a local medical center in stable condition.

Accident Date: 
Tue, 10/21/2014

At around 3:10pm, Bailey's car crossed over the center line, went up the curb on the opposite side of the road, and struck a tree which caused the vehicle to roll and eject her, as she was not wearing a seatbelt.

Accident Date: 
Sun, 10/19/2014

Brenda S. White, 33 and Jeremy L. Braden, 28, were killed in single car accident on Hwy 108 near Bear Pen Road in Marion County, TN.  The car went through a left-hand roadside fence, struck a tree and continued rolling into a field where it caught fire.

Accident Date: 
Sun, 10/19/2014

Diane Harris, 61, was driving down a hill and lost control around a curve. Her car struck a tree just moments later, but didn't stop until it bounced back onto the road. The accident occured about 11:00 p.m.

Accident Date: 
Thu, 10/16/2014

A two-car collision that left one car cut in half and another on fire near Lamar and McLean in Memphis, Tennessee has injured two people who have been transported to a local hospital for treatment. Their condition is unknown at this time.

Accident Date: 
Thu, 10/16/2014

Danny Floyd, 63, and Michelle Sloyan, 49 received life-ending injuries following a collision in which patrolman Lucas A. Hines came through as Floyd was turning into the intersection of Bartlett Boulevard and Stage Road in Bartlett, Tennessee.

Accident Date: 
Wed, 10/15/2014

Sean Jamal Blackmon, 28, surrendered to police on charges following the October 15th, 2014 hit-and-run death of Marcus Jones on Lexington Avenue in Jackson, Tennessee. Blackmon allegedly ran a stop sign then hit Jones' car, killing him.

 

Accident Date: 
Sat, 10/11/2014

A man is dead after a Saturday morning crash outside of a Bluff City flea market. The crash occurred in front of Tri-Cities Flea Market, 4571 Highway 11-E. A pickup pulling onto the highway was reportedly hit in the side by a Mercedes.

Accident Date: 
Wed, 10/08/2014

Carol Boo was killed when 18-wheeler hauling 40,000 pounds of pumpkins veered across the two-lane roadway near the intersection of McGavock Pike and Kimberly Drive in Donelson, crashing through the wall of her home and into the bedroom she was sleeping in.

Accident Date: 
Sun, 10/05/2014

Authorities claim two people aboard a small plane were injured when it crashed trying to land in Blount County. The Aeronca aircraft hit some trees while attempting to land on a privately-owned landing strip.

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Fri, 10/03/2014

Family killed in car accident about 30 minutes east of Nashville on I-40 in Wilson County. Michael and Monica Cruce and their two teenage boys, Joshua and Caleb, died in the accident.

Accident Date: 
Tue, 09/30/2014

According to the local Sheriff's Office, a 2002 Mitsubishi Mirage crashed into the back of a flatbed tractor trailer just before the on-ramp from Watt Road. The tractor trailer was in traffic that had stopped because of a stalled vehicle.

Accident Date: 
Thu, 09/25/2014

The teen driver of the van was taken to U.T. Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. Gaston, who retired in October 2012 after serving 26 years with the Knoxville police department, wasn't wearing a seatbelt. 

Accident Date: 
Tue, 09/23/2014

McLemore was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where police say he died. 

Accident Date: 
Sat, 09/20/2014

Former Titans kicker Rob Bironas was killed in an overnight car crash in Nashville. Bironas was involved in a single-vehicle crash in the 800 block of Battery Lane around 11 p.m. Saturday.  Bironas was transported Vanderbilt Medical Center, and pronounced dead on arrival.

Accident Date: 
Mon, 09/15/2014

Of all the victims, only the bus driver was seriously hurt, though many students were taken to hospitals for minor injuries.

Accident Date: 
Sat, 09/13/2014

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.

 

 

Accident Date: 
Fri, 09/12/2014

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. 

Accident Date: 
Tue, 09/09/2014

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.

Accident Date: 
Wed, 09/03/2014

The victim told officers that Jones hit her with his van after she confronted him about hitting her car. The victim was transported to a hospital to check for internal injuries and her unborn child.