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Responders Contend with Knox County (TN) Multi-Vehicle Accident

Responders Contend with Knox County (TN) Multi-Vehicle Accident

First responders reported to crashes involving three commercial rigs and seven cars on an interstate today in West Knox County, Tennessee.

According to the News Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1s0j114), the crashes were reported at 7:58 a.m. on Interstate 40.

At least one tractor-trailer rig had pinned a car against the concrete barrier wall, pinning the occupant. Other occupants involved in the multi-vehicle crash reportedly had minor injuries.

Photos courtesy of the Tennessee Department of Transportation.

Thanks to Mike Watiker (twitter.com/mwatiker) for the tip.

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