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Police identify man killed after metal wind skirt from tractor-trailer enters car

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Police have identified a man who was struck and killed Sunday when a tractor-trailer piece flew into his vehicle while driving on I-40 west in Knoxville. Knoxville police on Monday identified Mark Elliott, 71, of St. Louis, Missouri as the victim who was struck and killed b

WATE - 2018-10-22 13:53:05

18-year-old woman killed in crash near Seymour

An 18-year-old Sevierville woman was killed Saturday in a fiery crash near Seymour, a Tennessee Highway Patrol report shows. The victim was identified as Brittney Whaley. She was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt. Also injured was Kinsey Rucker, 26, of Seymour. She was driving a 2016 Ford Escape that

WBIR - 2018-10-22 14:11:00

Man shot and killed after showing gun while being served a warrant

attempting to serve this capias, there was a police-involved shooting. And as I and Sheriff (Armando) Fontes do, we asked for an independent agency to come in to do the investigation, in this case, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation."

CITIZEN TRIBUNE - 2018-10-22 14:10:00

Campus Events Forecast: Events to look for this week

Looking for something to do on campus this week? Here are the highlights of this week on Rocky Top.MondayTisha Bentonwill come to campus as the first vice chancellor for communications candidate to host an open forum. Benton will speak in the Scripps Lab, room 402, in the communications building fro

UTDAILYBEACON.COM - 2018-10-22 18:44:00

Rural Metro: Crash closes Raccoon Valley Road

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Crews with Rural Metro and the Knoxville Volunteer Rescue squad are working a crash that occurred Monday night at around 9:30 p.m. on Raccoon Valley Road. According to Rural Metro, the crash left four people were being transported. Two AMR ambulances were called to the sc

WVLT.TV - 2018-10-23 04:53:00

City of Knoxville to create new day space for homeless people

A new multi-agency coordinated intake, assessment and referral system, called "CHAMP" (or Coordinated Housing Assessment and Match Plan) has also been created to speed up the referrals to housing and prioritize people with the most urgent needs.

WATE - 2018-10-22 18:48:03

Cold weather in Knoxville, East Tennessee expected to stay for the month

For the first time this season, Knoxville woke up Monday with frost to scrape off windshields and chilly gusts of wind, not to mention lots of fog as the cold met the warmer temperatures of local bodies of water. The forecast predicts the cool temperatures are here to stay at least until the end of

KNOXVILLE NEWS SENTINEL - 2018-10-22 15:47:59

Ex-NFL player out of prison after 18 years for murder plot

Rae Carruth is a free man. The former NFL wide receiver was released from prison Monday after serving more than 18 years for conspiring to murder the mother of his unborn child. The Carolina Panthers' 1997 first-round draft pick was released from Sampson Correctional Institution in Clinton, North Ca

WATE - 2018-10-22 14:48:50

Man dies after truck's 'wind skirt' crashes through his SUV window on I-40

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Police have identified a man who was struck and killed Sunday when a tractor-trailer piece flew into his SUV while driving on Interstate 40 west in Knoxville. Knoxville police on Monday identified Mark Elliott, 71, of St. Louis, Missouri as the victim who was struck and kil

CBS17 - 2018-10-22 22:49:08

Passengers take the wheel after St. Louis driver is killed by metal object crashing through windshield

Elliott was westbound on I-40 in an Acura MDX about 10:30 a.m. when a piece of metal crashed through the windshield near the Walker Springs Road overpass, police said. Elliott was killed. Others in the car were able to steer the vehicle to an exit ramp, where it rolled to a stop.

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2018-10-22 21:45:00

UT Vols cornerback Alontae Taylor ejected in Tennessee vs. Alabama game

Alabama analyst Butch Jones walks onto the field wearing an Alabama tie before the against Tennessee game Saturday, October 20, 2018 at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn.Michael Patrick/News SentinelFullscreen


Knox County Sheriff's Office investigating robbery at Lee's Food Market

Authorities said the suspect came in to the store and demanded the contents of the register. He left with cash and lottery tickets. Officials say the suspect is a black male who is bald with a mustache. He is 6'0 and about 180 pounds. He was wearing black shorts and a black hoodie and possibly drivi

WBIR - 2018-10-21 06:04:00

Magnet Mills site in Clinton to be sold - Oak Ridge Today

The property is along Charles G. Seivers Boulevard. It has been a topic of conversation, debate, and contention in the Clinton area for several years, according to a press release from Burton, the mayor. He described the Knoxville developer as community-conscious.


Former Tennessee coach Butch Jones, now on Alabama's staff, gets a Gatorade bath in his return to Knoxville

Butch Jones certainly didn't have the worst day on Saturday. As a football analyst forAlabama, he watched the Crimson Tide cruise to a 58-21 win overTennessee, his former employer. And the game was in Knoxville, Tennessee.It wasn't a surprise that Alabama players thought it best to give Jones a a Ga


BREAKING: Tennessee Highway Patrol pursue stolen vehicle

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Tennessee Highway Patrol pursued a stolen vehicle into a residential neighborhood late Friday night. The THP investigation is ongoing and Knox County Sheriff's Office deputies were also called to the scene. A truck was on fire at the scene. WATE 6 On Your Side is working t


Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt had plan, not players, to catch Alabama

Tennessee had the plan, but not the players, to catch Alabama's offense.Photo courtesy University of Alabama, RollTide.com


Analysis points: No. 1 Alabama 58, Tennessee 21

Alabama defensive back Xavier McKinney (15) hits Tennessee quarterback Jarrett Guarantano (2) causing a turnover in first half action at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tn., on Saturday October 20, 2018.Mickey Welsh


KCSO: Suspect flees after robbery at Lee's Market

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - The Knox County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Unit is investigating a robbery at Lee's Market off of Clinton Highway Saturday afternoon. Nigel Brown, the manager at Lee's Market, said the suspect fled with around $120-$130. He may have been armed. He is described as a blac


Knoxville man killed in Western Avenue motorcycle crash

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - A Knoxville man was killed Friday morning in a crash involving his motorcycle and another car. The Knoxville Police Department says they arrived at the scene of the crash around 8:39 a.m. at the intersection of Western Avenue at Sullivan Road. Police say Megan Drain, 24, wa


Three-county chase ends in arrest

A Newport man was arrested following a looping three county chase Wednesday night.Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper Paul Kilday said he heard the Dollar General store, across from the THP post on Cosby Road, had been robbed at 7:06 p.m.The officer soon thereafter spotted a vehicle matching the descri