JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) – A 17-year old boy suffered injuries Monday afternoon when his compact car flipped on its top landing in a yard off Butter and Egg Road.

The mishap occurred just after 2pm with one report indicating the youngster was ejected from the car. UPDATE: Jacksboro Chief of Police Daniel Smith confirms that the youth was not ejected as first reported.

First responders with Jacksboro Fire and Police along with Campbell County EMS responded to 277 Butter and Egg Road. The young man was transported to the Caryville ball field to meet the medical helicopter.

The med chopper, flying back from Knoxville, landed at 2:50pm to pick up its patient. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 02/05/2024-2:50PM)