Oak Ridge Police identify victim of fatal crash on State Highway 95

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OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (WATE) — Oak Ridge Police Department has identified the victim of a fatal crash that occurred Wednesday afternoon on State Highway 95.

An Oak Ridge spokesperson says Ricky Crabtree, 39, was killed in the fatal crash on State Highway 95 on Wednesdeay.

ORPD says that they, along with other first responders, responded to a crash with injuries on State Hwy 95 just south of Bethel Valley Road.

When crews arrived they determined that a vehicle had left the roadway and crashed into a tree. Crabtree was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver, who is the deceased victim’s brother, has been identified as Rusty A. Crabtree, 37, of Oak Ridge.

Rusty Crabtree was transported to Methodist Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.


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