Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
One Dead in Four Vehicle Wreck on I-40
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office Reconstruction Team is on the scene and investigating a multiple car wreck on I-40 that left at least one person dead and several others injured. The crash occurred on I-40 between Midway Road and the Sevier County line late this afternoon. I-40 West on that stretch of road will be closed possibly until 9:30 or 10 o’clock tonight as the debris is cleaned up. I-40 East is down to two lanes due to the wreck. Two people were airlifted to U.T. Medical Center. More details are expected overnight or early Wednesday morning and will be posted on the website and Facebook.