One dies, others injured on I-75, Knoxville multi-vehicle accident

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I-75, Knoxville multi-vehicle accident- According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol one person was confirmed dead and several others injured in a fatal multi-vehicle accident that happened on Interstate 75.

Authorities reported that the incident happened on Sunday morning around 11:20 a.m., at the junction of Emory Road and Raccoon Valley.

One of the victims was pronounced dead at the scene by the officials.

It was also stated that some other victims of the accident were injured and moved to trauma center for treatment.

The level of the victims injuries was not mention.

The identity of the dead person is not disclosed yet pending next of kin notification.

Rural Metro, Knox County Rescue, and AMR were present at the scene of the incident.

Authorities blocked the northbound lanes on I-75 for investigation and clearing of the scene. It has been freed around 3:00 a.m. on Monday morning.

The incident is still under investigation by the Authorities.