A late day wreck sent First Responders down Howard Baker Highway on Wednesday. Reports coming in to WLAF News are that a pick-up truck rear ended another vehicle near the Campbell – Scott County line at 4:35 pm yesterday. The man driving the truck had to be cut out by firefighters from the Caryville Fire Department. He was transported to the Pioneer Post Office where he was loaded onto a med chopper and flown to a Knoxville hospital.
Aside from CFD, Caryville Police, both the Campbell County and Scott County Sheriff’s Departments and the Tennessee Highway Patrol responded to the scene. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – PHOTO COURTESY OF CFD CHIEF EDDIE HATMAKER)