Emergency personnel respond to crash with power lines down on Alcoa Highway


LOUISVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – First responders were at the scene of a multi-vehicle crash with power lines down in Blount County on the Alcoa Highway Tuesday evening.

Dispatch telling WATE 6 On Your Side police and fire personnel were working the scene, which was near the Starlite Road exit in the southbound lanes.

All northbound lanes were open Tuesday night, while one left southbound lane was also opened, according to Alcoa police.

The right southbound lane would remain closed, police said, until Alcoa Electric could install a new pole.

No additional information regarding the drivers involved in the crash was available.

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WATE 6 On Your Side is working to learn more on this incident and will update with additional details as they’re made available.

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