KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Two drivers involved in a crash Saturday night have been hospitalized with injuries from the incident, according to Knoxville Police.
The crash happened at the intersection of University Avenue and Boyd Street. One white vehicle was seen with a crushed rear and one grey vehicle was seen with a smashed front.
According to Knoxville Police Department spokesman Scott Erland, one vehicle was traveling west on University Drive while the other was traveling north on Boyd Street. Investigators believe the northbound car failed to stop at the intersection, which caused the collision.
Erland said both drivers were transported to the University of Tennessee Medical Center with serious injuries. As of Sunday night, Knoxville Police said both drivers are expected to survive.
Editor’s Note: This story has been updated with additional information.