LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – It’s been an afternoon of wrecks around Campbell County this Monday.
A car pulled out from South 5th Street onto West Central Avenue, next to Main Street Shell, and collided with a pick-up truck at 1:45pm. The Ben Rogers Building Camera was rolling and captured how the wreck happened HERE.
Around 4:30, a car hit a tree on South Highway 25W. That was near the turn off to the Elk Viewing Tower.
At 5pm, the call of a single-vehicle wreck on old Jacksboro Highway on the La Follette side of the railroad overpass came in to Central Dispatch. One first responder described that a 25 year old male, unrestrained, was ejected from the vehicle in a rollover wreck where the car left the road into a wooded area. The patient was transported at 5:55pm to meet up with a medical helicopter to be flown to a Knoxville hospital. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 12/19/2022-9PM)