Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
Victim Identified in Pellissippi Parkway Crash
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office has released the identity of the driver involved in Wednesday’s Pellissippi Parkway crash. According to the initial investigation, 64-year-old Dennis Gowey of Powell was traveling northbound on Pellissippi Parkway just before 6:00 p.m. in a 2007 white Ford Econoline when it crossed over the median into the southbound lane and struck trees on the side of the road. His body was transported from the scene to the Knox County Medical Examiner's Office. Drugs, speed, and alcohol are not thought to be factors. Gowey was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.