Roane County wreck kills 1, sends 3 to hospital

Roane County wreck kills 1, sends 3 to hospital


ROCKWOOD (WATE) - A car accident in Roane County Saturday left one person dead and three others injured.

The Tennessee Highway Patrol said the crash happened around noon on Mountain View Road in Rockwood.

Officials said a Ford Taurus drifted into the middle lane and hit a Chevy Malibu head-on.

The driver of the Malibu was killed and two passengers in the car were injured. The driver of the Taurus was also hurt.

Two Lifestar helicopters were called to fly victims from the scene. Their names and conditions are unknown.

No other details have been released.

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