On Friday afternoon, a man lost his life after getting struck by a vehicle in Knoxville.
As per the initial information, the fatal auto-pedestrian crash took place on Interstate 40 East. The early reports showed that a man ran into the road for undetermined reasons and was hit by a tractor-trailer that was going east on I-40.
The man suffered major injuries and was declared dead at the scene by the officials. The identity of the deceased will be revealed once the next of kin is notified. No other details are immediately available.
An investigation into the crash is ongoing.
May 14, 2022