Police suspect drugs in deadly Roane Co. crash

Police suspect drugs in deadly Roane Co. crash

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OAK RIDGE (WATE) - A woman has died after losing control of her car and hitting a tree in Roane County.

It happened Saturday afternoon on Gallaher Rd. near Highway 70.

Troopers say Teresa Duff, 42, went off the road, over-corrected and slammed into a tree. The car then caught fire.

No one else was in the car. Officers say Duff was not wearing a seatbelt.

They believe drugs were a factor in the crash.

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