One dead after medical issue causes accident in Sevier County


SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — One person died in a single-vehicle Friday afternoon accident on Newport Highway, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

The accident, which occurred around 3:30 p.m., was due to a medical issue but an exact cause has not been determined, according to the highway patrol.

This is a developing story and we will provide you with more information as it becomes available.


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