One dead in Hamilton County crash - | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

One dead in Hamilton County crash

Posted: Updated:

HAMILTON COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -- Hamilton County Sheriff's office deputies received call around  2 p.m. in regards to a reported single vehicle traffic crash on Grasshopper Road.

Deputies responded to the 5900 block of Grasshopper Road and located a vehicle traffic crash involving a 1996 Toyota Tacoma pickup truck driven by Billy Leroy (59) of Birchwood, Tennessee.

Investigator Todd Cook says Leroy was traveling east on Grasshopper Road went off the roadway while turning left on a curve.

The vehicle turned into a ditch until hitting a large tree.

Leroy died from the injuries he sustained in the crash.

Cook says the investigation is still on-going.

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.