A La Follette man is being treated at this hour at a Knoxville hospital for injuries he sustained in a late morning car crash in south La Follette. Officials say a 50s something age man lost control of his Chevrolet SUV and rammed into a home in the 100 block of Pleasant Ridge Road just after 10 am Friday morning. In the process, a gas line was broken and a portion of the home was destroyed.
Units with the La Follette Police and Fire Departments responded along with the Campbell County EMS and Powell-Clinch Utilities responded. No other injuries were reported. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 05/03/2019-1PM-PHOTOS COURTESY OF CAMPBELL COUNTY RURAL FIRE SERVICE ASSISTANT CHIEF DANIEL LAWSON)