TOP PHOTO: Not long after 10am Thursday is when this accident happened.
JACKSBORO, TN. (WLAF)- There is an accident with injury at the traffic light at Towe String Road with one vehicle on each side of the road at the CVS and Walgreens.
Debris was scattered across a large portion of the roadway.
An ambulance and pickup truck have collided in what officials describe as a head on crash accident. LaFollette Police and Fire along with Campbell County EMA, the Tennessee Highway Patrol and the Anderson County Ambulance Service. An elderly man, who was driving the pick up truck, involved with wreck is the only reported injury. He was airlifted for medical care from Stiner Airfield. The occupants of the ambulance weren’t injured and attended to the other driver, according to reports from the scene.
The Campbell County EMS unit came to a rest facing Towe String Road closest to the entrance from TSR to the four lane.
The pick-up was driven by a man reported to be in his 80s. His truck ended up facing toward Jacksboro in the CVS turn lane.
(WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED 12/21/2023- 10:55AM-UPDATED 11:45AM)