UPDATE: Multi-vehicle crash in McMinn County claims one life
By WRCB Staff
MCMINN COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -
UPDATE: Channel 3 has learned that the I-75 crash Monday morning in McMinn County has claimed one life.
A truck driver left the roadway, going into the median. An ambulance was dispatched and checked on the driver who unharmed.
As the ambulance driver was walking back to his vehicle, a van driven by Christopher D. Webb, 40, of Morristown, slammed into the rear of the ambulance, killing Webb upon impact according to the McMInn County rescue Squad.
All lanes have been re-opened to traffic, but motorists should expect delays until normal traffic flow returns.
PREVIOUS STORY: A multiple-vehicle crash on Interstate 75 in McMinn County partially closed the roadway Morning morning.
The crash, near mile marker 56 northbound, took place shortly after 5:00am.
Stay with Channel 3 and WRCBtv.com for more on this developing story.