TOP PHOTO: A truck’s brakes caught fire before daybreak on Tuesday creating slowdowns southbound out of Caryville.
LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – Four accidents have been called in this morning; three within an hour. Plus, it’s extremely foggy over Jellico Mountain on I-75.
A non-injury two-vehicle wreck happened around 5:45am on the four lane near Gifts From Above. About a half hour later, another non-injury accident occurred in the 500 block of Cedar Creek Road when a truck hit a power pole.
Just after 6:30am, an 18-wheeler caught fire on I-75. That’s at Mile Marker 132 southbound just south of Caryville.
There was a single-vehicle wreck without injury on old Highway 63 near Red Ash. That happened at 7:08am. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 04/26/2022-6:45AM-UPDATED – 04/26/2022-7:10AM-PHOTOS COURTESY OF JERRY CHADWELL)