KNOXVILLE, TN (SPECIAL TO WLAF) – The Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) is seeking the public’s assistance with the investigation of a fatal hit-and-run crash, involving a pedestrian.
The crash occurred December 24th on State Route 131 (East Emory Road) at the Knox County Public Library, Halls Branch. Troopers were dispatched to the area around 7:18 PM. Video displays a vehicle of interest, possibly a slate color 2011-2016 Chevrolet Silverado pick-up truck. The vehicle appears to have stock aluminum wheels and will have front end damage. Please see attached photographs.
If you have any information that will help investigators, please contact the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Knoxville District Regional Dispatch Center at (865) 544-3380, option 2, attention Sergeant Joe Walker, Criminal Investigation Division. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 12/30/2020-1PM)