ANDERSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) — Three people died after a multivehicle accident Friday, July 22 at the intersection of Edgemoor Road and Old Emory Road, according to the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office.
The three people were identified as Peter Webel, 75; Linda Webel, 76; and Frieda Gottschling, 80.
The Anderson County police reported to the crash scene in the Claxton community. According to the TDOT Smartway app, the crash was reported around 8:46 p.m.
According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, a person, under the age of 18, was driving west on Edgemoor Road. The three victims were in a different car turning into Edgemoor Road to travel east.
The teen hit the three victims’ car on it’s driver side and their car flipped on its roof into the highway.
Peter, Linda and Gottschling were confirmed dead at the scene.
The unidentified teen was reported to be in serious condition and taken to the University of Tennessee Medical Center.