UPDATE: Victim of SR-153 fatality identified - WRCBtv.com | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

UPDATE: Victim of SR-153 fatality identified

Posted: Updated:

UPDATE: Chattanooga Police have identified the victim of Wednesday's crash on SR-153 as April Fryar of Soddy-Daisy.

The driver of the Chevrolet Blazer was identified as James Floyd; Fryar was a passenger in the vehicle.

Accident witnesses said Floyd swerved into oncoming traffic and struck the semi truck.

Charges may be filed, pending investigation results.

HIXSON, TN (WRCB) -- 153 was partially closed Wednesday after a fatal wreck between a semi truck and a Chevrolet Blazer.

Officials say the crash happened in the 5700 block of 153 in front of the Walmart around 1:20 p.m.

Witnesses say the Blazer flipped and landed on its roof. One person in the vehicle was killed.

The northbound lanes of traffic were closed and traffic was diverted through the parking lot of Walmart. 

Powered by WorldNow
Can't find what you're looking for?

900 Whitehall Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 267-5412

WRCB Jobs EEO | FCC Public Files

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WRCB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.