LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – The driver of one of the vehicles in a Thursday morning head on collision died from injuries sustained in the mishap.
Police tell WLAF that Adam Chapman of La Follette died when his Ford CUV and a Dodge pick-up truck hit head on on the four lane near the KROME Salon just after 8:30 am. According to one officer, Chapman was flown out by a medical helicopter and died later Thursday morning at a Knoxville hospital.
Chapman was pinned in his car and was extricated by members of the La Follette Fire Department.
Later in the day on Thursday, the driver of the pick-up truck was airlifted to a Knoxville hospital.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 02/04/2021-1PM)