KNOXVILLE (WATE) - A Knoxville Utilities Board crew discovered a body in a vehicle early Friday morning while responding to a power outage in the Karns area.
The outage was reported just before 2:00 a.m. near the intersection of Oak Ridge Highway and Ball Road. Crews were told power lines were down.
When KUB crews arrived, they discovered a vehicle had crashed into a utility pole. One person was found dead inside the vehicle.
Neither the identity of the victim nor the cause of the crash have been released.